Past Free Webinar – October 17, 2016

Advance Care Planning: What you Need to Know

By: Phyllis A. Greenberg, PhD, MPA, and Patricia J. Bresser, PhD, RN

Handout – Advance Care Planning -1 per page

Handout – Advance Care Planning -3 per page

This webinar will provide an overview of the history, policy, and implementation of Advance Care Planning as it relates to older adults and their families. The webinar will help healthcare and service providers with the fundamentals and the significance of a person-centered approach. Both presenters are Advance Care Planning certified facilitators and instructors.


  • Understand the Importance of Advance Care Planning
  • Acknowledge the wishes of the person
  • Facilitate conversations between the person, healthcare provider(s) and families


CentraCare Health Foundation logoThis free webinar is part of a series funded by a grant from
CentraCare Health Foundation.


PhyllisPhyllis A. Greenberg, PhD, MPA, Associate Professor of Gerontology and Coordinator, Graduate Studies in Gerontology, School of Health and Human Services, St. Cloud State University; Past President, Minnesota Gerontological Society
Phyllis teaches many courses in the Gerontology program at SCSU focusing on policy, diversity, advance care planning, women’s issues and research.

patty-bresser-1349279021-239x300Patricia J. Bresser, PhD, RN, Associate Professor of Nursing, Department of Nursing, St. Cloud State University