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Hospice & Palliative Care

ONLINE CONTINUING EDUCATION

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3/25/21, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM ET

LIVE WEBINAR SERIES:
MUSIC THERAPY: SONGWRITING AS EMOTIONAL EXPRESSION FOR HOSPICE PATIENTS

Speaker
Speakers:
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

Purpose: The purpose of this webinar is to emphasize the importance of expression at the end of life, and provide clinicians with tools to use in their clinical work to facilitate songwriting interventions.

Objectives:  

  1. Review research on using songwriting for expression in medical settings
  2. Explain how creative expression can counteract feelings of loss
  3. Describe patient goals addressed by music therapy songwriting techniques, with easier techniques that could be used by other clinicians and caregiverss

Target Audience: Registered nurses, advanced practice nurses, registered nurses with a specialty in palliative care/hospice, social workers, allied health professionals, creative arts therapists

Criteria for Successful Completion:

  1. Attendance at entire session
  2. Submission of completed evaluation form
  3. Successful completion of a posttest; 80% passing grade (mandatory to receive CE credit for social workers)

Continuing Education Credits: 1.0

Continuing Education Accreditation

Nurses: The MJHS Institute for Innovation in Palliative Care is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by The Alabama State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Social Workers: MJHS Institute for Innovation in Palliative Care is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0242.

Music Therapists: Music Therapy: Songwriting as Emotional Expression for Hospice Patients is approved by the Certification Board for Music Therapists (CBMT) for 1 Continuing Music Therapy Education credit. The MJHS Institute for Innovation in Palliative Care, Provider Number 150, maintains responsibility for program quality and adherence to CBMT policies and criteria.

Completion of this course does not ensure that the participant is currently a Board Certified Music Therapist (MT-BC). Verify music therapy board certification status at www.cbmt.org.

 

Fees:
Individual: Free (includes CBMT/CE certificate)
Group: Free (includes unlimited CBMT/CE certificates)

Note to Groups:
If you plan to attend as a group, the group facilitator should register for the webinar. After registering, group facilitators will receive detailed email instructions on how to process CE credits for group attendees. Please email PalliativeInstitute@MJHS.org or call (212) 649-5500 with additional questions.

Attending by Smartphone:
No dial-in (i.e., listen only) connections are permitted for CBMT/CE credit. To attend by phone, download and install the GoToWebinar App from the Apple Store or Google Play.

System Requirements for Computers and Mobile Devices:
https://support.logmeininc.com/gotowebinar/system-check-attendee

Disclosures:

Charla Burton, LCAT, MMT, MT-BC, and Meredith Ferrel, LCAT, MA, MT-BC, have no financial arrangements or affiliations with any commercial entities whose products, research, or services may be discussed in these materials. Any discussion of investigational or unlabeled uses of a product will be identified.

Russell K. Portenoy, MD, has indicated a relationship with Tabula Rasa for research support.

No other Planning Committee Member has any disclosures.

Planning Committee Members
Lara Dhingra, PhD
Colleen Fleming-Damon, PhD, ANP-BC, ACHPN, FT
Myra Glajchen, DSW
Helena Knotkova, PhD
Russell K. Portenoy, MD
Karen Richards, PhD, EdS
Wini Schein, BA

Funding Disclosure: No commercial funding has been accepted for the activity.

Location: Online at https://www.mjhspalliativeinstitute.org/e-learning/

The MJHS Institute for Innovation in Palliative Care is pleased to offer our free and fee-based interdisciplinary webinar series, live and on demand, delivered by frontline experts, typically offering 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit for Continuing Medical Education (CME), Nursing continuing education (CE), and Social Work CE credits.

Our NEW 5-module interactive e-learning course on Palliative Care Program Development offers up to 6.5 CE credits.

Free pdf downloads now available:  15 palliative care professional factsheets and patient education handouts on 18 topics in English, Spanish, Haitian Creole, Arabic, French, and Russian.

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