Professional Learning Networks

Professional Learning Networks

Our Professional Learning Networks bring community professionals working in the North Okanagan together to connect and learn about a variety of topics relating to end-of-life.

The following learning webinars will be live streamed in our boardroom located upstairs at Hospice House at 3506 - 27 Avenue in Vernon.

To register your attendance, please contact tanya@nohs.ca or call 250-503-1800 ext 101. Please note that seating is limited so pre-registration is required.


UPCOMING LEARNING SESSIONS:

CURRENT ISSUES IN PAIN MANAGEMENT AND END-OF-LIFE CARE

Hospice Foundation of America Expert Panelists: Marian Grant, DNP, ACNP-BC, ACHPN, FPCN, RN & Hank Willner, MD

Tuesday, February 20, 2018
9:00 - 10:30 AM
NOHS Boardroom

Abstract Details to follow


LGBTQ-INCLUSIVE HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE

Hospice Foundation of America Expert Panelists: Kim Acquaviva, PhD, MSW, CSE

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
9:00 - 10:30 AM
NOHS Boardroom

Abstract Details to follow



DYING, DEATH AND GRIEF PHENOMENA

Hospice Foundation of America Expert Panelist: Ken Doka, PhD, MDiv

Tuesday, May 15, 2018
9:00 - 10:30 AM
NOHS Boardroom

Abstract Details to follow


ATTACHMENT THEORY AND GRIEF SUPPORT

Hospice Foundation of America Expert Panelists: Phyllis Kosminsky, LCSW, PhD and John Jordan, PhD

Tuesday, June 19, 2018
9:00 - 10:30 AM
NOHS Boardroom

Abstract Details to follow




FORMER LEARNING SESSIONS AT NOHS

Adolescent Grief & Loss Learning Network

2017-18

2014-2015 session topics include:

  • Helping Adolescents Cope with Grief
  • Effective Grief Groups for Adolescents
  • Grief in Youth Suicide
  • Helping Families Cope with Conflict at End-of-Life
  • Adolescents and Traumatic Loss
  • Adolescents and Life Threatening Illness

Grief & Loss Learning Network

2014-2015 session topics include:

  • Grief and Loss: Beyond Death
  • Helping Individuals Grow Through Grief
  • Real Men Don't Cry