This eLearning course provides information needed to conduct basic family planning education and counseling. Specifically, the course covers the following topics: Title X program; reproductive anatomy, physiology and the menstrual cycle; contraceptive choices; sexuality, and sexually transmitted infections.

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the importance of client-centered care to quality family planning services
  • Describe reproductive anatomy and physiology
  • Describe key points for counseling clients about contraceptive methods
  • Describe how to discuss sexuality-related issues with clients
  • Answer basic questions about sexually transmitted infections (STIs).

Time: 2 hours

Continuing Education: 2 contact hours

There is no fee for a Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) certificate upon successful completion of this activity.

JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc. is an approved provider with distinction of nursing continuing professional development by the Northeast Multistate Division, an Accredited Approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This activity has been approved for a total of 2 contact hours. Activity #FPNTC6.

In order to receive the full credit, participants must complete an evaluation and complete the entire eLearning course. Nurses should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Date of Last Review: September 2017
Date of Expiration: December 2020

Certificate of Completion: Yes