Critical Palliative Care Skills

for Social Workers

Overview


How This Course Will Enhance Care and Build Your Career:

  • Enables social workers to integrate essential knowledge for any setting
  • Enhances the practice of experienced hospice and palliative care social workers
  • Team-building skills
  • Earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
  • Fully online, ideal for the busy professional

Fully Online 8-Week Course

This course has been designed by leading social work and palliative care experts. It teaches critical skills that every social worker in palliative care and hospice should have.  Social workers have a growing role to play in palliative care. Are you ready?

While this serves as an excellent introductory course for those new to palliative care, it will also refresh and enhance the practice of more experienced hospice and palliative care social workers.

Critical Skills Social Workers Palliative Care Brochure

Are you an experienced hospital or community social worker being pulled (drawn!) to work with a palliative care team or to learn more about how to effectively support patients experiencing serious or chronic illness and their families?  This is the course for you!

This Course Will Help Social Workers

  • Enhance their palliative care competency/knowledge
  • Integrate essential knowledge for any setting: hospice, inpatient/outpatient, long-term care, etc.
  • Improve patient and family care
  • Team up effectively with other professionals
  • Demonstrate required palliative care expertise
  • Complete coursework online, 24/7
  • Enjoy flexible study time
  • Earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

This course is open to all levels of social work licensing: BSW, MSW, LCSW, etc. 

Related Courses You Might Find Interesting
-Chaplaincy Specialty Certificate
-Post-MSW Certificate in Palliative Care
-Mental Health Fundamentals in Palliative Care For Spiritual Care Providers


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Register for Palliative Care Chaplaincy


DATE: September 22, 2014
LOCATION: Fully Online
COST: $799 + $30 technology fee

MORE INFO:
Education Programs Coordinator
Palliative Care Programs
ckgordon@csusm.edu


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