2017 Conference Schedule

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Continuing Education Credits

IntNSA awards contact hours for nurses, advanced practice nurses and chemical dependency professionals who attend the Annual Educational Conference.


  • This activity will be submitted to the California Board of Registered Nursing for approval to award nursing contact hours.
  • This activity has been approved through NAADAC, The Association for Addiction Professionals, provider #79507.

Each attendee, after completion of the conference survey, will receive a certificate indicating the number and type of credits earned. Total CEs:

  • ANCB Item Writing Workshop: 7
  • Workshop A: 7
  • Workshop B: 2
  • Plenary/Posters/Daily Session(s): 19.5


Daily Schedule

(times and locations subject to change)

(Only the primary author listed below)


Time

Monday, October 16

8am - 4pm
CE: 7
Zander

  • ANCB Item Writing Workshop
   

Time

Tuesday, October 17

8am - 4pm
CE: 7
Hinalen
  • ANCB Item Writing Workshop
5pm - 8pm
Bluegill
  • IntNSA Board of Directors Meeting
   

Time

Wednesday, October 18

8am - 4pm
Discovery Foyer
  • Registration
8am - 4pm
CE: 7
Atlantis B
  • ANCB Role Delineation/Practice Analysis Workshop
8am - 4pm
CE: 7
Odyssey A
  • Workshop A: CARN / CARN-AP Review Course (Ce: 7)
10am - 12noon
CE: 2
Odyssey B
  • Workshop B: Recognizing Impairment in the Workplace (Ce: 2*)
    (*Impairment in the Workplace is a CE requirement for all Florida Nurses)
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Odyssey B
  • New Member/Attendee Orientation
5:30pm - 7pm
Discovery Foyer
  • Welcome Reception
7pm - 8:30pm
CE: 1.5
Discovery
  • Opening Keynote: Creating a Caring Environment for All
    Willa Fuller, RN, Executive Director, Florida Nurses Association
   
8:30pm - 9:30pm
Bluegill
  • JAN Editorial Board Meeting
9pm - 10pm
Odyssey B
  • Support Group Meeting
   
Time Thursday, October 19
5:30am - 6:30am
  • FAN Walk (Meet in Hotel Lobby)
7am - 8am
Discovery Foyer
  • Continental Breakfast
8am - 9:30am
Discovery
  • IntNSA Presidents Welcome Address: IntNSA and Addictions Nursing: Answering the Call
    Stephen Strobbe, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC, CARN-AP, FIAAN, FAAN
    Presentation PPT/Handout
9:40am - 10:40am
CE: 1
  • Concurrent Sessions
  Discovery Atlantis Odyssey A Odyssey B
  15. Riding the comorbidity roundabout: The hidden faces of addiction in a general hospital.


Adam Searby, RN, PhD(c); Alfred Hospital/RMIT University

Phil Maude, RN, PhD; RMIT University


Presentation PPT/Handout
40. Essential RN Competencies for the Induction and Maintenance of Opioid Replacement Therapy.


Michelle Knapp, DNP, APN, PMHNP-BC; New York University Rory Meyers College of Nursing

Janet Standard, DNP, APN, PMHNP-BC; New York University Rory Meyers College of Nursing


Presentation PPT/Handout
6. Brain Health and Recovery.


Mary Woods, RNC, LADC, MSHS; WestBridge

Judith Magnon, BS, RN-BC, CAC; WestBridge


Presentation PPT/Handout

31. COLOMBIAN NURSES' ATTITUDES TOWARD ALCOHOL AND ALCOHOLISM.


Erika Gisseth León Ramírez, Msc; University of São Paulo

Divane de Vargas, PhD; University of São Paulo


Presentation PPT/Handout
10:40am - 11am
Discovery Foyer
  • Break with Exhibitors
11am - 12noon
CE: 1
  • Concurrent Sessions
  Discovery Atlantis Odyssey A Odyssey B
 
60. Personal and Contextual Predictors of Nurses' Motivation to Work with Patients Who Use Alcohol: An Exploratory Study.

Khadejah Mahmoud, RN; University of Pittsburgh

Susan Sereika, PhD, Director of the Center for Research and Evaluation; University of Pittsburgh
 

Presentation PPT/Handout

36. Substance Use Disorders: Understanding, Recognizing, and Treating the Disease.

Timothy Huckaby, MD; Orlando Recovery Center

Kevin Wandler, MD; Orlando Recovery Center
 

Presentation PPT/Handout

42. Integration of Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Education into Advanced Practice Registered Nursing (APRN) Curriculum: Equipping APRNs with the Knowledge to Combat the Opioid Epidemic.

Brayden Kameg, BSN, RN; University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing

Ann Mitchell, PhD, RN, AHN-BC, FIAAN, FAAN; University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing

12:10pm - 2pm
CE: 1.5
Discovery
2:10pm - 3:10pm
CE: 1
  • Concurrent Sessions
  Discovery Atlantis Odyssey A Odyssey B
  67. Implementation of buprenorphine/naloxone treatment in your office practice.

Colleen LaBelle, MSN, RN-BC, CARN; Boston University Medical Center
 

Presentation PPT/Handout

66. Make VETERANS healthy again....special considerations and circumstances for service-connected PTSD and chemical addiction.

Randall Lundi, RN, BSN, CAPT, US Army Nurse Corps (veteran); consultant to dept of veterans affairs


Presentation PPT/Handout
73. A Crisis Identified: A Public Health Response to Alcohol and Opioid Dependence.
 

Amanda Tuura, RN, BSN; Kenosha County Division of Health
 

Presentation PPT/Handout

44. Addiction in the Nursing Curriculum in Turkey.

Candan Ozturk, Prof. RN, MsC, PhD; Near East University

Dijle Ayar, Lecturer, RN, MsC, PhD; Dokuz Eylul University
 

Presentation PPT/Handout

3:10pm - 3:30pm
Discovery Foyer
  • Break with Exhibitors
3:30pm - 3:45pm
Discovery
Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation™ - Grand Challenge Breaks
Becky Eisenhut, MS, RN, CASAC, CARN
3:45pm - 4:45pm
CE: 1
  • Concurrent Sessions
  Discovery Atlantis Odyssey A Odyssey B
  Poster set up (See Thursday poster session titles below) 12. The Integrated Cognitive Therapy Program, a Research Based Promising Practice for the Treatment of Adolescent and Transition Age Youth Experiencing Co-Occurring Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders.

Susan Caverly, PhD, ARNP, BC; Therapeutic Healt

71. Dual Diagnosis Revisited.

Sharon Stetz, PMHNP-BC; Dawn Farm
 

Presentation PPT/Handout

62. Uniting and Leading through NP Education: Educating nurse practitioner students across populations regarding their roles in caring for clients with opioid use disorder and chronic pain.

Dana Murphy-Parker, MS, CRNP, CARN-AP, FIAAN, DNPc; Drexel University

Jill Terrien, PhD, ANP-BC; University of Massachusetts Medical School
 

Presentation PPT/Handout

4:45pm - 5:30pm
CE: 0.75
Discovery
  • Poster Sessions - See titles and author below.
6:30pm - 9pm
Discovery
  • Awards Banquet
9pm - 10pm
Odyssey B
  • Support Group Meeting
   
Time Friday, October 20

5:30am - 6:30am

  • FAN Walk (Meet in Hotel Lobby)
7am - 8am
Discovery Foyer
  • Breakfast and Sections Table Discussions
8am - 9:30am
CE: 1.5
Discovery
  • Keynote Address - An American's Resurrection: How to use process to survive serious mental illness, addiction, near-fatal child abuse and post traumatic stress syndrome to thrive in one's career and life.
    Eric Arauz, MLER, Trauma Institute of New Jersey
    Presentation PPT/Handout
9:40am - 10:40am
CE: 1
  • Concurrent Sessions
  Discovery Atlantis Odyssey A Odyssey B
 

Crystal Meth and the MSM Community

Justin Alves, RN, ACRN, CARN
 

Presentation PPT/Handout

48. A Sustained Multifaceted Educational Approach to Decrease Negative Preceptions by Nurse Practitioner Students Towards Indivduals with Substance Use Disorders.

Kathleen Elliott, DNP, ANP-BC; University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
 

Presentation PPT/Handout

10:40am - 11am
Discovery Foyer
  • Break with Exhibitors
11am - 12noon
CE: 1
  • Concurrent Sessions
  Discovery Atlantis Odyssey A Odyssey B
 
41. Women in specialized treatment for use of psychoactive substances: a cohort study.

Talita Ponce

Divane de Vargas, PhD; University of São Paulo
 

Presentation PPT/Handout

30. What's the Vibe on Vaping? A Novel Gateway to Addiction and Abuse.

Brenda Douglass, DNP, APRN, FNP-C, CDE, CTTS; Drexel University, College of Nursing and Health Professions, Graduate Nursing Department

Susan Solecki, DrPH, MSN, FNP-BC, PPCNP-BC; Drexel University, College of Nursing and Health Professions, Graduate Nursing Department


Presentation PPT/Handout
57. Internet Addiction in Korean Undergraduate Students: Relationships with the COMT Genotype and Psychological Factors.

Jeehae Chung, PhD(c), RN; The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Nursing

Cheryl Woods-Giscombe, PhD, RN, PMHNP-BC; The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Nursing

Presentation PPT/Handout

12:10pm - 2pm
Discovery
2:10pm - 3:10pm
CE: 1
  • Concurrent Sessions
  Discovery Atlantis Odyssey A Odyssey B
  38. Why Screening Matters: What Practitioners Need to Know and How to Intervene Early.

Emily Schrader, MA, LPC, CACIII (Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified Addictions Counselor, Level III; Peer Assistance Services


Presentation PPT/Handout
21. Opiate Use Disorder Patients: Characteristics and Outcomes from Residential Co-Occurring Disorder Treatment.

Siobhan Morse, MHSA, CRC, CAI, MAC; Foundations Recovery Network


Presentation PPT/Handout
10. Identifying the Need for Mental Health Peer Support Groups

Phyllis Prekopa, Psy.D., BSN, LCADC, CARN-AP, FIAAN; Drugcheck Consulting
 

Presentation PPT/Handout

65. From Pedagogy to Andragogy: The influence of creativity in the addictions nursing curriculum.

Virginia Coletti, PhD, RN, PMHNP-BC, CARN; Stony Brook University

3:10pm - 3:30pm
Discovery Foyer
  • Break with Exhibitors
3:30pm - 3:45pm
Discovery
Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation™ - Grand Challenge Breaks
Becky Eisenhut, MS, RN, CASAC, CARN
3:45pm - 4:45pm
CE: 1
  • Concurrent Sessions
  Discovery Atlantis Odyssey A Odyssey B
  Poster set up (See Friday poster session titles below)
43. Profile of women Who carried out smoking cessation treatment: a systematic review.

Caroline Figueira Pereira

Divane de Vargas, PhD; University of São Paulo

49. Oxycontin and a Whiskey Chaser: Substance Use Disorder in an Aging Population.

John Dyben, Doctor of Health Science, MCAP and CMHP; Hanley Center at Origins
 

Presentation PPT/Handout

68. Improving Undergraduate Nursing Curricula by Evaluating Practicing Nurses' Attitudinal Barriers and Knowledge Deficits Regarding Care of Patients with Substance Use Disorders.

Katherine Fornili, DNP, MPH, RN, CARN, FIAAN; University of Maryland School

Charon Burda, DNP, CRNP-PMH, CARN-AP; University of Maryland School of Nursing - Baltimore
 

Presentation PPT/Handout

4:45pm - 5:30pm
CE: 0.75
Discovery
  • Poster Sessions - See titles and author below.
6pm - 8pm
Bluegill
  • FAN Board of Trustees Meeting
 
  • Dinner on your own
6pm - 9:30pm
Mako
  • ANCB Board Meeting
9pm - 10pm
Odyssey B
  • Support Group Meeting
   
Time Saturday, October 21
5:30am - 6:30am
  • FAN Walk (Meet in Hotel Lobby)
7am - 8am
Discovery Foyer
  • Continental Breakfast
8am - 9am
CE: 1
  • Concurrent Sessions
  Discovery Atlantis Odyssey A Odyssey B
  61. Creating a 24/7 Behavioral Emergency Response Team (BERT).


Meghan Baston, MSN, RN-BC; Elliot Hospital

Beth Harmon, RN-BSN; Elliot Hospital


Presentation PPT/Handout
72. The Effective Use of Technology in Addiction Recovery Management.

Elizabeth Temple, M.Ed.; Birchwood Solutions, LLC

 

58. The Lengthy Trajectory of Recovery from Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Characteristics Signifying Recovery.

Pamela Phillips, PhD, RN; University of South Carolina at Beaufort


Presentation PPT/Handout



63. Coming Out of Hiding: One State's Experience in Providing Peer Support for Nurses with SUD.

Deborah Matthias-Anderson, PhD, RN, CNE; Minnesota Nurses Peer Support Network; Metropolitan State University

Marie Manthey, PhD (hon.), MNA, FRCN, FAAN; Minnesota Nurses Peer Support Network; Creative Healthcare Management


Presentation PPT/Handout
9:10am - 10:10am
CE: 1
  • Concurrent Sessions
  Discovery Atlantis Odyssey A Odyssey B
 
24. Yes You Can: Substance Abuse in the Workplace.

Ken Rodenbaugh,RN CARN CEN; Yes You Can RN Consulting/Southern Ocean Medical Center


Presentation PPT/Handout
13. Be the Proof: The Ethics and Challenges of Self Care.

Noel Holdsworth, DNH,PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC, CARN-AP,CTTS; Black Bear Lodge / Foundations Recovery Network / UHS


Presentations:

PPT

Handout 1

Handout 2


10:20am - 11:20am
CE: 1
  • Concurrent Sessions
  Discovery Atlantis Odyssey A Odyssey B
  59. The Heroic Journey: Using Therapeutic Writing to Identify Narrative Themes in Recovery from Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).

Pamela Phillips, PhD, RN; University of South Carolina at Beaufort


Presentation PPT/Handout
23. Exhausted, Confused, and Desperate - Addictions Impact on the Family.

Jacqueline Smith, RN, PhD; University of Calgary, Faculty of Nursing

39. Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT): The Role of Nurses in Universal Screening for Substance Use.

Adrienne Lindsey, MA, DBH; Arizona State University


Presentation PPT/Handout

11:30am - 12:30pm
CE: 1
Discovery
  • Closing Keynote - The Opioid Epidemic: Practice, Policy, and Legislative Overview
    Sharon Morgan, MSN, RN, NP-C, American Nurses Association
    Presentation PPT/Handout
   
Time Sunday, October 22
8am - 11:30am
  • IntNSA Board of Directors Meeting
   
  Poster Sessions
  Thursday - Discovery Friday - Discovery
 
  • 5. Alcohol Use & Sexual Assault Prevention in the Military: An Evidence-based Review.

    Donna Kazemi, PhD, RN; University of North Carolina Charlotte
     
  • 11. Trauma nurses' evaluation of offering a brief intervention for the trauma patient with high risk alcohol use. A pilot practice change.

    Natalie Weidman, DNP, MSN, RN CNE; Alvernia University
     
  • 20. Relational Health in Transitions: Adolescents in Chemical Dependency Treatment.

    Roxanne Vandermause, PhD, RN; University of Missouri-St. Louis
     
  • 25. Prescription Drug Abuse: Stimulant use Among Undergraduate Nursing Students.

    Zachary Kirkpatrick, BSN; University of Michigan School of Nursing
    Presentation PPT/Handout
     
  • 27. Faculty nursing Attitudes's toward Alcohol, Alcoholism and Individuals with Alcohol Use Disorders.

    Divane Vargas, Ph.D, MsN, BsN, FIAAN; University of Sao Paulo School of Nusring
     
  • 29. Exploring the Relationship Between Working the 12-steps and Alcohol Abstinence Self-Efficacy in Members of Alcoholics Anonymous: A Mixed Methods Investigation.

    Theresa Adelman-Mullally, PhD(c), RN, CNE; Bradley University
    Presentation PPT/Handout
     
  • 45. Preparing Nurse Practitioner Students to Deliver Adolescent Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) for Substance Use.

    Stephen Strobbe, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC, CARN-AP, FIAAN, FAAN; University of Michigan School of Nursing
     
  • 52. Intensive Treatment Unit (ITU) Cohort: Challenges and Success of a Substance Use Disorder Treatment Service on a Psychiatric Inpatient Unit.

    Laketa Dyson, RN-BC, BSN; Johns Hopkins Hospital
     
  • 54. A Survey of Nurses' Knowledge and Confidence Related to Caring for Patients on Prescription Opiates.

    Carelle Varona, RN, MSN; Washington Adventist University
    Presentation PPT/Handout
     
  • 56. Factors that Influence Substance Abuse Treatment Engagement Among Blacks: A Systematic Review.

    Myrthle Henry, PhD Student, RN; University of Miami
  • 16. Addressing the hidden faces of addiction: Alcohol and other drug use in older adults.

    Adam Searby, RN, PhD(c); Alfred Hospital/RMIT University
     
  • 18. Characterizing Anxiety among Individuals Receiving Treatment for Alcohol and Substance Use Disorders.

    Lisa Domenico, PhD; University of Florida, Department of Epidemiology
     
  • 22. Development and Implementation of an Injectable Naltrexone Intervention for Patients Exiting Residential Treatment for Co-Occurring Disorders.

    Siobhan Morse, MHSA, CRC, CAI, MAC; Foundations Recovery Network
     
  • 26. EDUCATION ABOUT ALCOHOL USE DISORDERS AND COMPASSION FATIGUE FOR EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT NURSES.

    Dawn Williamson, DNP , PMHCNS-BC, CARN-AP,; Massachusetts General Hospital
     
  • 51. Postpartum pain management and buprenorphine: Are opioids the best option?

    Alison Yarosheski, BSN, RN, CARN; Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
     
  • 53. Nursing Staff Attitudes Toward Pregnant Patients with Addiction.

    Megan Isberg, BSN, RN-BC; Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Presentation PPT/Handout
     
  • 55. Emergency Department Utilization in People with Opioid Abuse in Western New York.

    Yu-Ping Chang, PhD, RN, FGSA; University at Buffalo
     
  • 64. The Effect of a SBIRT Training on Students' Attitudes, Knowledge, and Confidence in Managing Substance Abuse in Older Adults in Parimay Care.

    Yu-Ping Chang, PhD, RN, FGSA; University at Buffalo
     
  • 70. Evaluation of Attitudes of the Professionals from Psychosocial Care Centers on Alcohol and Other Drugs in the Municipality of Sao Paulo.

    Heloisa Garcia Claro, PhD; University of São Paulo - School of Nursing

 

 

 

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