Death, Dying & Bereavement: New Strategies for Clients & Their Families to Find Meaning at the End of Life is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Jan 14, 2020. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 3.0 CE / 3.0 contact hours / 3.5 contact hours / 3.0 continuing education hours / 3.0 continuing education credits / 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
• Social Workers
• Nursing Home Administrators
• Case Managers
• Marriage & Family Therapists
• Palliative Care Services
• Funeral Directors
• Addiction Counselors
• Other Mental Health Professionals
Death is inevitable. Looking into the face of death is one of the scariest and most emotional battles that your clients will ever have to go through. Are you ready and able to guide your clients through their death, or the death of a loved one?
Join Ligia M. Houben, MA, FT, FAAGC, CPC, CHT, and she’ll walk you through how to best help your client and your client’s family cope with dying and bereavement. You’ll learn new techniques for processing and normalizing grief, as well as strategies to help your clients create meaningful rituals and get the most out of their hospice care.
You’ll finish this seminar having gained new insights into the needs of the dying, including the emotional need to have difficult conversations with family members who may not yet be ready to accept that their loved one is dying. You’ll obtain new tools to address death anxiety and learn how culture and spirituality shape your client’s end-of-life experiences.
• Analyze and explain how different perspectives on the afterlife affect individual responses to death and bereavement.
• Develop strategies to assist clients and their caregivers with end-of-life preparation.
• Utilize tools and strategies to normalize grief and to aid clients and their caregivers in processing grief.