Sigma develops online Nursing Continuing Professional Development (CPD)* opportunities to help nurses grow and excel in their profession. Along with online courses, the education department offers CPD through events and webinars.

Recordings of webinars (and accompanying materials) are freely and openly available in the Sigma Repository within a few business days of the live webinar date. Repository login is not necessary to view the webinars or the accompanying materials.

If a webinar is Sigma CPD eligible, the item record will contain the necessary information. Look for the Sigma Nursing Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Opportunity heading in the Description field.

Each collection in this community is based on a webinar topic or series. There is also a general collection that will contain non-series-based webinars or a set of 2 webinars that are not part of an ongoing/open-ended series.

*Accreditation: Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (Sigma) is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

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Recent Submissions

  • Psychological capital: An introduction to the what, why, and now what? 

    Singh, Ashley (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2021-10-26)
    Psychological Capital (PsyCap) is a set of internal resources consisting of hope, efficacy, resiliency, and optimism-or HERO—that help navigate personal and professional obstacles to achieve success and foster ...
  • Global health advocacy: Building a foundation for transformative impact at the United Nations and beyond 

    Branden, Pennie Sessler; Clary-Muronda, Valerie; Hawkins, Janice; Mousa, Dania Itani; Shimek, Aric (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2021-10-19)
    Globally, nurses are being called upon to advocate for health equity. At the United Nations (UN), Sigma works to advance health equity through the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Join Sigma's UN representatives for ...
  • Nursing Now Challenge: Overview 

    Nursing Now; Sigma Theta Tau International (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2021-11-18)
    The Challenge: How can you utilize your knowledge, background, and expertise to develop an innovative approach to addressing incivility and or a toxic work environment in your role as a nurse or midwife in the the post-pandemic ...
  • Working as a school nurse during the COVID-19 global pandemic 

    Christensen, Katie; Voss, Michele (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2021-09-28)
    In this webinar, two school nurses discuss the major lessons learned from the challenges of managing the COVID-19 pandemic in school nursing during the 2020-2021 school year. They describe the positive takeaways and identify ...
  • NCLEX test taking strategies and practice questions [September 2021 Installment] 

    Marshall, Lois Sarah (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2021-09-16)
    This webinar will focus on content that has the highest percentage chance of showing up on your examination. NCLEX expert Dr. Lois Marshall will discuss the use of her unique strategies of "Linking" and "Conceptualization" ...
  • Nurses' lived experience of caring for COVID-19 

    Prue-Owens, Kathy; Sublett, Karen; Wild, Kelly; Asakura, Yuki; Justus, Dana (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2021-09-22)
    A group of Colorado Nursing Professionals united to conduct a phenomenological descriptive qualitative study that describes the lived experiences of Nurses who cared/prepared to care for COVID-19 patients. Specifically, ...
  • The future of nursing 2020-2030: Charting a path to achieve health equity 

    Hassmiller, Susan B. (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2021-09-14)
    The National Academy of Medicine report, The Future of Nursing 2020-2030: Charting a Path to Achieve Health Equity, challenges nursing leaders and other stakeholders both within and outside of health care to prioritize ...
  • It's ok to not be ok: Mental health is health! 

    Fung, Sara; Varley, Amie (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2021-08-31)
    Almost 17 months into the pandemic, our mental health is not getting better. Throughout COVID-19, nurses have been there for patients’ best days, worst days and all the days in-between. Who will be there for us? How do we ...
  • Keeping self-care relevant: Creative work-life integration for early career nurses 

    Cunningham, Tim; Fontaine, Dorrie K.; May, Natalie (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2021-08-25)
    New nurses are most vulnerable to burnout during their first three years of practice. In this webinar, the authors of Self-Care for New and Student Nurses will focus on keeping self-care relevant to the needs of early ...
  • NCLEX-RN® myths vs reality what you need to know [August 2021 Supplemental Installment] 

    Marshall, Lois Sarah (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2021-08-18)
    For new graduates preparing for the NCLEX-RN, there are myths and rumors about the examination that can cause them to question themselves and their abilities. This presentation will focus on the actual REALITY of the ...
  • Offering a path to success for everyone: Creating an inclusive environment in nursing education 

    Cavallo, Christie (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2021-08-19)
    Inclusion is the practice of providing equal access to opportunities and resources to those who might otherwise by excluded or marginalized. Students in our nursing education classrooms are in danger of being excluded due ...
  • NCLEX test taking strategies and practice questions [August 2021 Installment] 

    Marshall, Lois Sarah (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2021-08-12)
    The videos in this series may be viewed in any order. Dr. Marshall gives an overview and then adds unique content to each presentation. This webinar will focus on content that has the highest percentage chance of showing ...
  • Put your own mask on first: Protecting nurses from deaths by suicide 

    Friese, Christopher R. (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2021-07-29)
    In this webinar, Dr. Friese will review the latest multi-state data on the incidence of deaths by suicide among nurses, physicians, and the general population. He will review trends over time and correlated factors. The ...
  • NCLEX test taking strategies and practice questions [July 2021 Installment] 

    Marshall, Lois Sarah (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2021-07-08)
    The videos in this series may be viewed in any order. Dr. Marshall gives an overview and then adds unique content to each presentation. This webinar will focus on content that has the highest percentage chance of showing ...
  • Addressing Vaccine Misinformation in Nursing 

    Choi, Kristen; Knighton, Shanina C.; Perkins, Danielle (American Nurses AssociationSigma Theta Tau International, 2021-06-29)
    Nurses, as the most trusted profession, have a large role to play in addressing vaccine misinformation among other nurses as well as the public. This webinar will describe common areas of vaccine misinformation and hesitancy ...
  • The shocking truth regarding job-related problems prior to nurse suicide 

    Ayers, Cadie; Manthey, Marie; Choflet, Amanda; Davidson, Judy (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2021-06-22)
    We have known for several years that nurses are at higher risk of suicide than the general population and that nurses have more job-related problems recorded prior to death by suicide. What we have now learned about those ...
  • Entrepreneurship: Creating a business with the framework of nursing knowledge and passion 

    Porter, Lisa (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2021-06-17)
    Nurse entrepreneur, Lisa Porter, found herself faced with a problem, was unable to find something to help, and took steps to create the solution. In this session she will share concepts of business idea generation, ways ...
  • NCLEX test taking strategies and practice questions [June 2021 Installment] 

    Marshall, Lois Sarah (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2021-06-08)
    The videos in this series may be viewed in any order. Dr. Marshall gives an overview and then adds unique content to each presentation. This webinar will focus on content that has the highest percentage chance of showing ...
  • NCLEX test taking strategies and practice questions [May 2021 Installment] 

    Marshall, Lois Sarah (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2021-05-19)
    The videos in this series may be viewed in any order. Dr. Marshall gives an overview and then adds unique content to each presentation. This webinar will focus on content that has the highest percentage chance of showing ...
  • Implementation science for clinicians: Accelerating the uptake of evidence into practice for best outcomes 

    Melnyk, Bernadette Mazurek; Tucker, Sharon (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2020-05-05)
    This presentation describes implementation science as a key strategy for advancing evidence-based practice. The ARCC Model and a new accompanying implementation toolkit will be highlighted as one exemplar for promoting the ...

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