Upcoming Instructor-Led Courses
Join us for a rich, online, interactive learning journey with peers from across the country and expert instructors.
8/10: Advanced Practice Palliative Care Certificate for Social Workers – Gain expert skills in this deep dive into palliative care social work. Learn how to navigate the diverse demands of your role, assess psychosocial distress, apply appropriate interventions to support patients and families, and emerge as a leader on a palliative care team. 8 Months, 144 CE hours.
8/24: RN Certificate in Palliative Care – Updated and revised content! Build skills in pain and symptom management, pharmacological and complementary therapies, care planning, and more while learning to navigate ethical issues and support patient decision making. 8 Weeks, 64 CE hours.
8/31: Essentials of Palliative Care Chaplaincy – Master a full-circle model of spiritual care that helps you ease suffering for seriously ill patients, their families, and your healthcare colleagues; created in collaboration with the Association of Professional Chaplains (APC®). 8 Weeks, 64 CE hours.
9/1: PA Certificate in Palliative and Serious Illness Care – Master evidence-based skills and strategies in all domains of palliative care in this innovative program that features online didactic clinical content and weekly live (virtual) Grand Rounds sessions to discuss case study presentations with your classmates and an expert PA in palliative care. Created in collaboration with the Physician Assistants in Hospice and Palliative Medicine. 12 Weeks, 72.5 CME hours.
9/21: Advanced Practice RN Certificate in Palliative Care – Master evidence-based strategies in prognostication, pain and symptom management, delivering difficult news, ethics, care at the end of life, leadership, and more. 9 Months, 175 CE hours.
9/21: Palliative Care Skills for Health Social Workers – Gain a deeper understanding of the journey through serious illness and learn how to effectively address related psychosocial distress, improve communication, and help patients and families articulate their care goals. 8 Weeks, 48 CE hours.
10/5: Healing Through Art – Learn to use creative self-expression to boost well-being and aid healing, for yourself and others. Good for all disciplines, as well as volunteers in hospice and palliative care programs, senior centers, and other settings. 6 Weeks, 24 CE hours.
10/5: Practical Pain Management Approaches for Advanced Illness – Pain management is an essential part of caring for patients with advanced illnesses. This online course provides clinicians with in-depth knowledge about pharmacological, non-pharmacological, and integrative approaches for treating pain in seriously ill patients. 8 Weeks, 48 CE/CME hours.