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Pediatric Chronic Pain

Pediatric Chronic Pain



Time to Complete

1 hour


April 18, 2017


April 30, 2019

Maximum Credits

1.00 / CNE Contact Hour (0.25 pharmacology credit, 0.25 psychopharmacology, 0.25 controlled substance)

Accredited Provider

National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP)

Program Description

This course will focus on pharmacological-, psychological- and multidisciplinary-based treatments to get children and adolescents who experience chronic pain back to normal, age-appropriate functioning.

Intended Audience

Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses

Educational Objectives

As a result of participating in the activity, learners should be better able to:

  • List four to five common pediatric chronic pain conditions.
  • Discuss common pharmacological agents to treat chronic pain vs acute pain conditions.
  • Refer to interdisciplinary specialists (PT, Psychology) to treat chronic pain, knowing what treatments to specify and what outcomes to measure.


Helen Gutin, RN, MSN, CPNP
APN in Pediatric Chronic Pain Rehabilitation Program
Cleveland Clinic
Children’s Hospital for Rehabilitation
Cleveland, OH

Ms. Gutin has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.




CNE Contact Hour(s)

Accreditation Statement

This continuing education activity is administered by the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) as an Agency providing continuing education credit. NAPNAP is approved as provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 16770.

Designation Statement

This activity provides 1.00 CNE Contact Hour, of which 0.25 is pharmacology, 0.25 psychopharmacology and 0.25 controlled substance content.


After entering a course activity, participants may exit the course activity at any time. Upon returning, participants can re-enter the course, and will have the option to resume in the place where they exited.

Type of course: Archived 2017 NAPNAP National Conference Session/with audio.

This slide presentation should take approximately 60 minutes to complete. The participant should:

1. View the video (Please be sure to turn on your computer speakers) : Please note that this program was recorded, and as a result, participants will not have the opportunity to ask questions of the presenter.
2. Complete the post-test. Participants must receive a passing grade of 70% or higher to be awarded CE Contact Hours.
3. Complete the evaluation.
4. Download your certificate of completion.


Participants are forbidden to reproduce, republish, redistribute, or resell this course in any other form. For copyright-related questions, please email your question to:

Copyright 2017 © by National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP)


Hardware and Software Requirements
  • A computer with an internet connection
  • Internet Browser: Internet Explorer 7.x or higher, Firefox 4.x or higher, Safari 2.x or higher, or any other W3C standards compliant browser
  • Additional Software: Adobe Flash Player and/or an HTML 5 capable browser maybe required for video or audio playback. PowerPoint or Adobe Acrobat Reader may occasionally be required
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