First Steps® ACP
Friday, October 25, 2019 8 AM to 4:30 PM
James L. West Alzheimer’s Ctr, Education Room
Aging America: Coping with Loss, Dying, and Death in Later Life
Oct. 10th from 9:00 – 11:30 a.m.
James L. West Center for Dementia Care
9:00 – 11:00 program
11:00 – 11:30 panel discussion
2.5 hours of credit for a wide variety of professional boards.
Friday, March 22, 2019
First Steps® ACP
Respecting Choices® First Steps® ACP Facilitator Certification is designed for professionals such as social workers, nurses, clergy, physicians, and others involved in assisting patients and residents in making end-of-life treatment decisions.
Liberating Unmourned Loss: Restoring Wholeness after Soul Injury
March 8, 2019
DVD Hospice Foundation of America (HFA) Video Conference exploring how healing can take place after experiencing moral injury.
Last (Advanced) Steps® ACP
March 7, 2019
A training program developed by Respecting Choices® designed to help participants learn the skills needed to have end-of-life discussions with frail elders or those living in long-term care facilities.
Soul Injury: Liberating Unmourned Loss
February 8, 2019
DVD “Hospice Foundation of America” (HFA) Video Conference exploring how Soul Injury can have lifelong repercussions and how we can heal from it.
Ethical Issues in Effectively providing LGBTQ-Inclusive Hospice and Palliative Care
December 12, 2018
Hospice Foundation of America (HFA) webinar exploring potential conflicts and offering strategies and tools for professionals in effectively serving the LGBTQ community.
Care & Prepare: Practical, Logistical and Emotional Support for the Caregiver of the Chronically Ill
November 2, 2018
A follow-up to Care & Prepare’s For Those Who Care conference. Participants learned how to plan family meetings, how to navigate conversations with health care providers, and explored some self-care techniques to alleviate the daily stress that caregivers face while caring for their loved ones.
Transforming Loss: Finding Potential for Growth
May 25, 2018
DVD “Hospice Foundation of America” (HFA) Video Conference examining positive change by the bereaved in the aftermath of loss
For Those Who Care: Practical, Logistical and Emotional Support for the Caregiver of the Chronically Ill
April 27, 2018
Caregivers walked through a case study with Health Care Professionals, from diagnosis to decline, and explored family dynamics in caregiving. This event was designed to foster community & connection between individuals and resources within the community.
Spiritual Leadership Summit: Sudden Death: How to Help when Loss is Unexpected
February 6, 2018
Care & Prepare co-sponsored this program with Vitas Healthcare, geared toward helping clergy and lay leaders offer support to those who have experienced sudden loss.