Recognizing the Emotional and Sexual Trauma Health Effects on Women

Product Code: HBA201

Price: $29.95

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In this course attendees will discuss health issues and delivery outcomes for women who have experienced
sexual abuse and note interventions to improve birth outcomes.


  • Identify statistical labor and delivery outcome on childbearing women who have a history of sexual
  • Discuss interventions that may be suggested to women prior to labor to help improve birth outcomes.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 16061 for 1.25 contact hours

Helen Risse RN MSN Helen has worked over 30 years in women's health related areas, the last ten years at Our Lady's Inn. Helen's focus has been to help women live lives that are healthy in body, mind and spirit with a primary goal of improving perinatal outcomes.

History of abuse
a. Obtaining a history
b. Universal screening
c. Behavior clues

Statistical significance of trauma
a. History of abuse and operative delivery
b. Study of early trauma and potential impact on childbearing women and the role of
the midwife
c. Adult health status of women with histories of childhood abuse and neglect
d. ACOG Adult manifestations of childhood sexual abuse

Interventions and education:
a. Counseling
b. Physical or Doula support
c. Written care plans

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