RTS Bereavement Workshop
- Date: March 20, 2013 to March 21, 2013
- Time: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
- Location: Women’s Medical Office Building, Bernard Room, 717 North 190th Street Plaza, Omaha, NE 68022
Nurses, Social Workers, Funeral Directors, LMHP's, Clergy, Chaplains, Genetic Counselors, Ultrasonographers interested in bereavement training courses.
Cost: $200 with promo code: 60PD
Methodist and Jennie Ed employees please use the 2013 health system promo code for a 100% discount.
Perinatal Outreach sites please use the 2013 code for your discounted price.
Purpose: To assist health professionals in developing skills when interacting with those who will or have experienced the loss in pregnancy or of a newborn.
Participant will be able to:
- Discuss the role of interdisciplinary teams in caring for bereaved parents and families
- List three theoretical frameworks that promote understanding of perinatal death
- Define "being in relationship"
- Describe how to offer options to families
- Describe two examples of how caregivers can use ritual when a baby dies
- List two spiritual tasks
- Provide three examples of honoring relationship between parent and child
- Identify strategies to incorporate RTS standards for bereavement care into clinical practice
- Discuss the roles of keepsakes for a family's grief
- Describe elements of a follow-up phone call
- List three self-care strategies for caregivers
|7:45am - 8:00am||Registration|
|8:00am - 12:00pm||Getting Acquainted and Setting the Stage
|Introduction to relationship in perinatal bereavement care|
|Using theoretical frameworks to understand relationship|
|Working with bereaved families using guided participation|
|Building and maintaining relationship: culture and communication when a baby dies|
|Relationship in practice: Giving care (miscarriage)|
|12:00pm - 1:00pm||Lunch (on your own)
|1:00pm - 4:30pm||Relationship in Practice
|Giving care (ectopic, stillbirth, newborn death), keepsakes, and photography|
|Parental Panel Summary of Day 1 and preparation for Day 2|
|7:45am - 8:00am||Registration|
|8:00am - 12:00pm||Reflections on Day 1
|Relationship through spiritual care and ritual|
|Maintaining relationship with others (fathers, partners, grandparents, children) and in special circumstances (teen parents, twins, and higher birth order)|
|Perinatal Palliative Care|
|The central role of hope in decision making|
|Respectful disposition and funeral options|
|Interconception care, work group-focused approaches to barriers in providing perinatal bereavement care.|
|Staying connected and ongoing support|
|12:00pm - 1:00pm
||Lunch (on your own)
|1:00pm - 3:30pm
||Moral distress and health care professionals' grief
|Video and discussion|
|Relationship-based care as a foundation for caring for yourself and work group|
|Wrap up and evaluations|
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Abigail Andress, BSN, RNC-OB, C-EFM
Denise Carlson, MS, LMHP
Abigail Kutler, MSW
Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development awards educational credit to the disciplines listed below. Each professional is accountable to understand their accrediting/licensing body's standards and requirements. The definitive source of information on continuing education requirements is your state or national regulatory board.
In order to obtain contact hours or CEU's for a continuing education event, participants are required to attend the entire event and return a completed evaluation.Nursing
14.5 contact hours awarded Master Code #: NE10-13C32-202
This includes 0 pharmacology hours for Nurse Practitioners
Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Nebraska Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
The Nebraska Methodist Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 14.5 clock hours for Nebraska.
Mental Health Practitioners
This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 14.5 clock hours for Nebraska licensed mental health practitioners.
14.5 education hours. Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development assigns education hours based on 60 minutes of classroom instruction for each offering. Participants may use these for their professional continuing education hours and toward re-licensure if so approved within the standards and guidelines of their discipline.