Foundational Concepts Courseware

The Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN) has taken the American Nurses Association pledge to support the White House’s Joining Forces initiative.

Medical-surgical nurses could use an online environment to learn about the military service member. This courseware from the United States Department of Veteran Affairs offers foundational concepts to enable the highest quality care for our veterans.

A self-guided study of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is available from the National Center for PTSD, a division of the VA through their PTSD 101 Courses.

View all PTSD 101 Courseware. Courseware is approximately 1 hour each. Some courses offer continuing nursing education.

Courseware categories are as follows:

  • PTSD 101 Core Curriculum
  • Beyond the Basics – Advanced Clinical Practice
  • Beyond the Basics – Comorbidities and Complications
  • Beyond the Basics – Specific Populations
  • Beyond the Basics – Special Topics