College of Nursing Continuing Education Courses
Registration is currently open for the following courses:
- Adult Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) Certification Program - July 19 or September 26, 2023 | 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
- Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) Certification Program - August 21, 2023 | 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Adult Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Certification Program
The Adult Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Certification Program is designed to give an overview of the prevalence and impact of mental health problems in the United States; outline the signs, symptoms, possible risk factors and warning signs of depression and anxiety; introduce the MHFA action plan and how it fits within the array of interventions available to address mental health problems; and delineate the role of the Mental Health First Aider.
Basic Health Assessment Refresher Course
The Seton Hall University Basic Health Assessment Refresher course is a computer-based learning program that provides an opportunity for registered nurses to further develop and hone basic health assessment skills prior to beginning an advanced health assessment course.
Introduction to Critical Care Ultrasonography
This is an introductory ultrasound course that will introduce the learner to use ultrasonographical examination to detect cardiac, pulmonary, vascular, and abdominal abnormalities. The course consists of a didactic presentation of the theory of ultrasonography and a hands-on experience in performing ultrasonographical examination techniques on standardized patients.
Prescribing Controlled Dangerous Substances
This six-hour course addressing the key concepts required to safely prescribe controlled dangerous substances meets the requirements for Advanced Practice Nurses (ANP) to be licensed to prescribe Controlled Dangerous Substances in New Jersey.
Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) Certification Program
Youth Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illness and substance use disorders in youth. This 6-hour training gives adults who work with youth the skills they need to reach out and provide initial support to children and adolescents (ages 6-18) who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem and help connect them to the appropriate care.