August 13, Conscious Self-Care and Your Energetic Presence

Presented by Amy Camie, the purpose of this course is to learn basic energetic principles that empower one-self to make conscious self-care choices so as to naturally bring that self-awareness to patients and clients, enhancing their ability to promote recovery and healing, while experiencing greater peace and comfort.  Click here for more information and to register.

August 14, Diagnosis of Late-Life Mood Disorders in Long-Term Care

presented by George Grossberg, MD, Geriatric Psychiatrist, SLUCare Physicians at Garden Villas North, 4505 Parker Road, 63033. 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. (2 CEUs) Register here.

August 21, Multidisciplinary Use of Dignity Therapy and Life Review

Gateway End-of-Life Coalition's August Workshop features Eileen Spinner, MA, LPC who introduces us to Dignity Therapy.  Eileen has presented at numerous national events, sharing how to implement Dignity Therapy in any size organization.  Register here.  Click here for the 2018 August Workshop.

August 23, The Conversation Project 

Thursday, August 23 at 6:00 p.m., Northwest Healthcare Community Room, 1225 Graham Rd, Florissant Missouri, 63031.  Gateway End-of-Life Coalition is partnering with Esse Health to help people in our community talk about and complete their advance care planning.  Please spread the word. If you or your organization would like to host a The Conversation Project for your members, employees or the public, contact us at gatewayeol@gmail.comClick here for a flyer.  Want another date and time?  Click here.

September 18, Bringing TPOPP to the STL

Tuesday, September 18 at 5:30 p.m., St Luke's Hospital Auditorium.  St Louis Palliative Network Fall dinner meeting features John Carney, MEd, President, and CEO of the Center for Practical Bioethics.  Dinner and networking are followed by the presentation at 6:00 p.m.  SLPCN 2018 Fall Dinner Meeting Flyer or register here.

October 7 - 9,  Midwest Regional Conference on Palliative and End of Life Care

The Midwest Regional Conference on Palliative and End of Life Care is sponsored by the Missouri Hospice & Palliative Care Association.  Participants will gain a deeper understanding of the current “state of healthcare” with respect to issues affecting palliative care including local, regional and national policy, alternative payment models, provider accreditation and the evolution of true palliative care involvement as a means of population health across varied healthcare systems.  For more information and to register, click here.

October 11 - 12,  National Symposium for Academic Palliative Care Education and Research

The CSU Institute for Palliative Care invites you to join palliative care colleagues from all over the country at the National Symposium for Academic Palliative Care Education and Research, being held at the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa and Marina in San Diego on October 11 and 12, 2018. See travel information here.  The Symposium features thought leaders in palliative care scholarship and practice who will help you weave the latest concepts into your teaching of future professionals, your research activities, and your practice.

September 11, The Conversation Project 

Thursday, September 11 at 6:00 p.m., at Esse South County Internal Medicine, 5034 Griffin Rd, 63128.  Gateway End-of-Life Coalition is partnering with Esse Health to help people in our community talk about and complete their advance care planning.  Please spread the word. If you or your organization would like to host a The Conversation Project for your members, employees or the public, contact us at gatewayeol@gmail.comClick here for a flyer. Want another date and time?  Click here.

December 11, Caregiver Class: Alternate Therapies

There are many ways to cope with caregiver stress and different therapies will be discussed, such as music therapy, massage therapy, art therapy, aromatherapy and more!  This will be an experiential class with demonstrations provided by the speakers.  Click here for more information.

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Remaining workshop dates for 2018:  October 16.