Lessons From the Dying Patient, Part 1: The Fear of Death and Symbolic Language - WEB-RD321

Lessons From the Dying Patient, Part 1: The Fear of Death and Symbolic Language

by Elisabeth Kübler-Ross, MD and Dianne Gray, B.S.
WEB-RD321
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This course is credentialed for:
Dietetics/Nutrition (1.00 CPEU)

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Summary:

Using real-life examples from her personal experience, Elisabeth Kübler-Ross, MD, explains the use and meaning of end-of-life symbolic language and how clinicians can engage and support patients at this difficult time. In this recording made before she died, Kübler-Ross also discusses the importance of clinicians’ offerings of honesty, hope, and compassion at the end of life. Dianne Gray, president of the Elisabeth Kübler-Ross Foundation, provides an introduction to this three-part webinar series.

Objectives:

The goal of this three-part webinar series is to learn about death and dying and the five stages of death based on the seminal work of Elisabeth Kübler-Ross. Upon completion of this webinar, participants will be able to:
  • Discuss the history and key figures in the development of the hospice movement
  • Describe how a personal fear of death may impact a healthcare provider’s ability to take care of a patient’s needs
  • Distinguish between the use of verbal and non-verbal symbolic language in the dying patient
 

 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including nurses, audiologists, dietitians, health educators, imaging and radiation therapists, occupational therapist, pharmacists, physicians, physical therapists, psychologists, speech language pathologists, and social workers.
 
Dietitians: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
 
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OnCourse Learning is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider (#GD001) with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). This is a level 1 course with suggested CDR learning codes of 1000, 1130, 5430, 6070 and performance indicators of 2.1.3, 4.2.2, 4.2.7, 9.1.5, 9.3.2, 9.3.3, 9.4.2, 9.4.6.
 
OnCourse Learning is also accredited by the Florida Council of Dietetics and Nutrition (provider # 50-1489).

Course Originally Released on: 11/1/2016
Date of Most Recent Review: 11/1/2016
Course Termination/Update Date: 11/1/2019

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. OnCourse Learning guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

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Jennifer O - Durango, CO  ·  Oct 13, 2017
Very informative and applicable to my daily work.
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Kelly M - charleston , SC  ·  Sep 02, 2017
Informative but very slow.
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Haley A - Millersburg , PA  ·  Jul 18, 2017
This course was very informative.
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Judith R - Harrisburg, PA  ·  Jun 30, 2017
Very touching and moving video. This video gave great insight on dying patient and how to take into consideration the needs of not only the patient - but the loved ones they are leaving behind.
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Linda T - Raleigh, NC  ·  Feb 11, 2017
Very informative. Made me feel more comfortable about talking to patients about desth and dying.
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