We are pleased to announce that End of Life Choices New York was recently approved to offer continuing education to New York Social Workers (LMSWs and LCSWs). Our first course – “What Social Workers Should Know about End of Life Care” will be offered on December 12th, 2-4pm at our office located at 120 East 23rd Street.
The workshop will be presented by Laurie Leonard, LMSW Executive Director of End of Life Choices New York. Over her forty year career she has worked in hospice, hospitals, communications and specialized in end of life issues. She earned her MBA at Harvard University and her MSW at Fordham University.
Through lecture and discussion, participants will (1) increase their knowledge around end of life treatment options, advance care planning, palliative care, life-sustaining treatments and hospice and (2) be better prepared help their clients to have their health care wishes honored and receive more effective end of life care.
After attending the workshop, participants will be able to:
Continuing Education Contact Hours Information
2.0 live contact hours will be awarded for NYS licensed social workers. End of Life Choices New York, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0464. The registration fee is 40.00. Click here to register
Space is limited to 13 attendees. Registration will close by December 7th.
If you have any questions about this program, please email firstname.lastname@example.org