Free Webinars in May from MJHS Institute

Categories: Education.

MJHS Institute for Innovation in Palliative Care are offering two free webinars for May 2020. The topics are timely and free registration is open via the links below.

Caregiving Professionally: Putting out Fires Everyday but at Risk for Burnout
May 7, 2020 at 12:30 PM ET
The purpose of this webinar is to increase clinicians’ awareness of 1) the risk for compassion fatigue, vicarious traumatization, and burnout when caring for palliative care and hospice patients and their families, and 2) the self-care strategies used to mitigate the risks.

Speaker for the May 7 webinar:
Lisa Rosenzweig, PhD
Bereavement Coordinator
MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care

The Role of the Music Therapist as an Essential Part of the Hospice Team
May 14, 2020 at 12:30 PM ET
This webinar will discuss how music therapy interventions can reinforce and enhance the efforts of other hospice team members in accomplishing shared goals for patient-centered care.

Speakers for the May 14 webinar:
Charla Burton, LCAT, MMT, MT-BC
Clinical Training Program Coordinator
Creative Arts Therapy Department
MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care

Meredith Ferrel, LCAT, MA, MT-BC
Department Team Leader
Creative Arts Therapy Department
MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care

The MJHS Institute for Innovation in Palliative Care is a New York-based not-for-profit organization affiliated with MJHS, the integrated health system founded by the Four Brooklyn Ladies in 1907.