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Past Free Webcast – Grief and the Holidays – December 15th at Noon

Earn 1 hr CEU, pre-approved for Social Workers by BOSW; self-submit other disciplines.
MGS is an approved Continuing Education Resource by the MN Board of Nursing.
(The CEU is free for MGS members; $15 for non-members.)

Presenter: Amanda Ramirez LPC, NCC; Program Manager at Children’s Bereavement Center

 

Handout MGS Dec 15 Grief and the Holidays

Providing a space for grief during the holidays, particularly for aging adults, is a challenge.  Acknowledging loss that may have occurred within the past twelve months is inevitable and, changed holiday traditions resulting from a loved one’s death or illness can throw a person off course. Ms Ramirez will define the different ways in which grief can be experienced and share  suggestions for different ways space can be made for grief as well as ways to remember loved ones over the holiday season. Cultural considerations and their impact on the grieving process will be discussed.

This webinar is presented with the sponsorship of Moments Hospice

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Past Free Webcast – Education Resources to Teach Age-Friendly Care – November 16th, 2022

Earn 1 hr CEU, pre-approved for Social Workers by BOSW; self-submit other disciplines.
MGS is an approved Continuing Education Resource by the MN Board of Nursing.
(The CEU is free for MGS members; $15 for non-members.)

Presenter: Teresa Schicker, MPA, BA

 

Handout MGS Nov 16 Education Resources for Age Friendly Care

Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program education resources are offered by the Minnesota Northstar Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program (GWEP) at the University of Minnesota. They comprise a searchable repository of over 1,000 educational resources on Age-Friendly care. The materials are directed toward an audience which includes educators, health professionals, learners seeking quality material on aging care, education, and research.

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