Lateral Violence

The American Nurses Association is offering 1.91 CEUs for their online course, Lateral Violence: Nurse Against Nurse. Cost is $20 ($15 if you’re an ANA member) and is in traditional article-posttest format. CEUs are available for this course only through the end of 2009.

Objectives include:

1) Describe the concept of lateral violence
2) Recognize the presence of lateral violence in the workplace
3) Apply current concepts believed to underlie lateral violence as a workplace problem
4) Describe methods of dealing with lateral violence in the nursing workplace.