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Quality Contraceptive Counseling and Education: A Client-Centered Conversation eLearning

2.50 hr
Contraceptive Services
CE Offered

This eLearning course will help you address clients’ individual needs, even during brief visits. Specifically, it addresses the foundations of counseling and education; building rapport and communication skills; quality education strategies; client-centered decision making; and confirming understanding and supporting a client’s plan. Please note that this course is designed for learners with basic knowledge of all contraceptive methods.

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe quality contraceptive counseling and education as reflected in the QFP guidelines
  • Identify personal biases that could influence contraceptive counseling and education
  • Identify client-centered communication skills to use with clients who are making decisions about contraception
  • Demonstrate strategies for teaching clients about contraceptive methods
  • Demonstrate how to help clients identify their preferred contraceptive method
  • Describe approaches for confirming a client’s understanding of how to use their method effectively

Time: 2 hours, 30 minutes

Continuing Education: 2.5 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 2.5 contact hours. Activity #FPNTC5.

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