This is part one of a two part program. If you want to also attend part two please register here.
From A(norexia) to Z(its): Providing Health Information to Teens
This class is designed for public libraries and secondary school librarians, teachers, nurses, and counselors. The hands-on class will present an overview of health information needs of teenagers and their information seeking behaviors: review communication skills needed during reference interviews with teenagers; and explore credible health information resources that are designed for teens.
- Increase your knowledge about teen health issues and their difficulty getting credible, accurate health information
- Improve communication skills to use with teens during the reference interview
- Learn about and Practice using a variety of authoritative websites designed for teens
Upon successful completion of this class, each participant will receive 3 hours of continuing education credit awarded by the Medical Library Association.
Employees of Supporting Member Libraries: $25.00
Empoyees of Geographic Libraries: $35.00
Employees of Out-of-state Libraries: $35.00
8:30 am-9:00 am Registration and Breakfast
9:00 am-12:00 pm From A(norexia) to Z(its): Providing Health Information to Teens
To register go to: NLM Program