BEING MORTAL DOCUMENTARY AND DISCUSSION
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
113 West 60th Street
12th Floor Lounge
New York, NY 10023
If you are interested in earning Continuing Education Hours - please purchase the social worker tickets.
JOIN US for a free screening and discussion of the PBS FRONTLINE film Being Mortal hosted by End of Life Choices New York and Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service. Based on the best-selling book by Atul Gawande, MD, this documentary explores the hopes of patients and families facing terminal illness and their relationships with the physicians who treat them.
See the film and be part of a national conversation that brings medical professionals and community members together around the shared responsibility of discussing what matters most to patients and families facing difficult treatment decisions and how to have these conversations ahead of a medical crisis. The screening will be followed by a panel featuring experts in end of life care.
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR THIS EVENT. GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS ARE FREE.
TRAUMA SYSTEMS THERAPY (TST) TRAINING
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Earn up to six (6) Continuing Education Hours (CEHs).
This workshop will introduce participants to a framework for understanding the impact of trauma in children and adolescents. It will highlight the neurobiologicalical influences in chronic and severe trauma, identify a phase-oriented approach to treatment, and emphasize the role of child servicing systems as well as mental health services in intervention and treatment.