Tools for Creating Calm in Times of Distress: Part 1
October 5, 2023
2 - 2:30 p.m. EST
ACCME credits will be offered.
This 2-part training series is designed to provide information, strategies, and engagement tools that can be used to create calm for the distressed resident, while ensuring the delivery of effective care. Participants will improve their self-awareness regarding their own reactions to distress, in addition to discussing risk, safety factors and concrete tools for creating calm.
1. Develop greater empathy and understanding related to distress.
2. Gain insight into personal reactions to distressed residents.
3. Review tools for responding to distress that will improve staff and resident engagement. 4.Identify risk and safety boundaries.
Speaker: Mathew R Roosa, LCSW-R