PTSD & Birth Trauma

Wednesday, January 16, 2019
The registration period has closed for this event.

9:00 AM to 12:15 PM



Value: $120.00

Cost: $36.00 for general registrants.


Methodist Health System employees who provide their employee ID number on the registration form may take this course at no cost. NMC students can attend at no cost (they do not receive CE). Employees of Perinatal Outreach hospitals, AWHONN, and Alumni receive 75% off of the program's value.


Nurses, mental health practitioners, social workers, medical assistants, and healthcare professionals working with postpartum women.


The purpose of this course is to increase knowledge on birth trauma and its impact on the development or exacerbation of maternal post-traumatic stress disorder.


Program Objectives:

  • Discuss the impact of birth trauma on the development of PTSD in new mothers
  • Discover clinical presentation and diagnosis of PTSD in new mothers
  • Identify prevention and treatment options for PTSD


In order to receive continuing education hours for this event, you must meet the following completion requirements:

  • Attendance at the entire activity
  • Completion/submission of evaluation form within 30 days of the program


Agenda Topic
8:45-9:00am Registration
9:00-10:00am Overview of birth trauma/PTSD
10:00-10:15am Break
10:15-11:15am Caring for mothers with PTSD
11:15-12:15pm PTSD Case Studies


Continuing Education

Nurses: 3.0 contact hours awarded. MW MSD Provider Approval #:NE1019-9.

Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.


Medical Assistants - an application has been made to the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) and is pending.


Mental Health Practitioners: This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 3.0 clock hours for Nebraska licensed mental health practitioners.


Social Work: This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 3.0 clock hours for Nebraska Social Workers.


Education Credit 3.0 Education hours. Nebraska Methodist College Division of Professional Development assigns education hours based on 60 minutes of classroom instruction for each offering. Participants may use these for their professional continuing education hours and toward re-licensure if so approved within the standards and guidelines of their discipline.

Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development awards educational contact hours to the disciplines listed above. Each professional is accountable to understand his or her accrediting/licensing body's standards and requirements. The definitive source of information on continuing education requirements is your state or national regulatory board.


Methodist Women’s Medical Office Building (MOB), 2nd Floor, Bernard Room
717 North 190th Plaza
Omaha, NE 68022

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Jeannie Hughes, Counselor, MA, LIMHP, Hukilani, LLC

Course Materials

The program agenda, disclosures, and handouts from our presenters (as they permit) will be made available here and will remain online.


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