Hospice Giving Foundation and CSUMB Personal Growth and Counseling Center presents
Ethical Issues in Effectively Providing LGBTQ-Inclusive Hospice & Palliative Care
Thursday, April 19, 2018
5:00 – 7:00 pm
CSUMB—Student Center, Rm. #120
3116 Inter-Garrison Rd, Seaside CA
When there is tension between values/beliefs of an individual health care professional and the ethical imperative to treat all patients with dignity and respect, conflict (and legal issues) may arise. This webinar will explore potential conflicts and offer strategies and tools for professionals in effectively serving the LGBTQ communities.
Webinar and live panel discussion.
90 minutes with expert presenter, Kimberly Acquaviva, PhD, MSW, CSE and moderator, Kathleen Taylor MA, LMHC
Live Panel Discussion
30 minutes (following webinar)
At the conclusion of this webinar, participants will be able to:
- Identify the ethical principles relevant to the provision of palliative
care and hospice care;
- Describe how advance care planning is a core aspect of protecting
LGBTQ patients autonomy; and
- Describe how they can help LGBTQ individuals and families
navigate the ethical and legal issues they may encounter.
Continuing Education Credits
Continuing Education Credits provided by Hospice Giving Foundation through Hospice Foundation of America (HFA) online.
This program is valid for 1.5 hours of CE credit for a wide variety of professional boards *.
Please verify CE availability with your professional or state board approval and/or refer to HFA’s list of board approvals located at: https://hospicefoundation.org