MIN 247Db Long Term Care Chaplaincy

MIN247Db Long Term Care Chaplaincy: This course looks at the specifics of chaplaincy in the Long Term Care (LTC) setting. Topics covered include distinctives of spirituality / religion in the elderly, spiritual assessment and spiritual care planning for the elderly, gerontological / physical changes in the resident, dementia and Alzheimer’s disease, the impact of grief and loss, end-of-life palliative care, ethical issues and political climate in healthcare, interventions/programs specific to LTC residents.

Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Ross Johnston Profile
Course Dates: September 4, 2019 to December 3, 2019