Module 1: Overview of End-Of-Life Issues for the Mental Health Provider

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Format
CE Credits
2
Exam Items
10
Description
This module provides an overview of end-of-life care in the United States and the unique roles, tasks and challenges for mental health providers working in this area of practice.
Learning Objectives
  • Define key concepts related to end-of-life care;

  • Describe hospice and palliative care and how both are typically delivered in the United States;

  • Articulate the historical, cultural, and contextual issues that affect end-of-life care in the United States;

  • Recognize your own feelings and attitudes about death, dying, and end-of-life care; and

  • List the major ways in which mental health providers can assist patients and their families near the end of life.

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This program is available through the partnership of the APA Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP) and eNURSING llc.

Price
$50.00 for Non-members
$40.00 for Members/Affiliates
Enrollment Limit
0