April 20, 2012
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
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Target Audience: Social Work professionals, students, MFTS and Human Service Professionals.
African American Alzheimer's and Wellness Association
In collaboration with Ohio State University School of Social Work and Zusman Hospice
Presents:“Hospice and the African American Community” … A professional training with a cultural approach
For years the African American has hesitated in allowing hospice to take part in the care of their loved ones partly due to cultural differences.This professional training certifies the participant to relate to the sensitivities of caring for the African American community in regards to hospice.
Keynote speaker: Dr. Jennifer Hirsh, Medical Director, Zusman Hospice at Wexner Heritage Village, Columbus, Ohio, Clinical Assistant Professor, Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, Ohio
Certification awarded by AAAWA - CEU’s awarded by CSW, at the completion of the seminar.