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Supporting Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Through Serious Illness, Grief and Loss

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Supporting Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Through Serious Illness, Grief and Loss

October 24, 2013 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Eastern Standard Time

Description

ANCOR is proud to partner with AAIDD, The Hospice Foundation of America and the Arc to bring you this live, interactive webcast.

The ethical, medical management and psychosocial issues for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities who face death, grief and loss can be complex. This two-hour educational program focuses on the critical challenges of providing and accessing optimal end-of-life care and bereavement support for this population.

Audience members may submit questions for the experts online at any time during the live program.

Continuing Education

Two hours of CE credit are available through HFA for nurses, social workers, counselors, psychologists, clergy, and more. Please verify CE availability with your professional or state board approval and/or refer to HFA’s list of Board Approvals located at www.hospicefoundation.org.

CEs are included through HFA with the registration fee for the first two weeks after the live event only. After November 7, 2013, CE credits are $10/participant. CE credits are available until October 23, 2014.

Speakers

  • Frank Sesno, Director, School of Media and Public Affairs, The George Washington University

  • Kenneth J. Doka, PhD, MDiv

  • Tawara D. Goode, MA

  • Matthew P. Janicki, PhD

  • Leigh Ann Kingsbury, MPA

  • Teresa Thalia Moro, AM, LSW

  • Elizabeth Perkins, PhD, RNMH

  • Rick Rader, MD, FAAIDD

Registration

ANCOR members always save on registration!

  • Use discount code ANR25 for 25% off an individual registration

  • Use discount code ANRPT for a group registration*

* Group Discounts include: 50% off (valid June 17-30); 33% off (valid until August 31); and 25% off (valid until October 24)