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Understanding Grief for Nursing Assistants

Understanding Grief for Nursing Assistants

Course Hours: 
1.0
CE Hours : 
1.0
IACET CEUs: 
.10
Price: 
$20.00

Understanding Grief for Nursing Assistants training course

Grief and loss are often not comfortable topics to discuss with patients. Just the thought of a loss conjures up in our minds personal memories of events, hard times, loneliness, anger, and confusion. Trying to understand and heal from a significant loss, whether it is a person, a pet, a house, an income, the loss of respect, or a goal, to name a few, can be difficult and scary. As a nursing professional, understanding the grief process and methods of assisting patients in their grief is a necessary skill when working in any setting. This course discusses types of loss and grief, symptoms and stages of grief, and how to cope with loss and grief.

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CE Approvals
  • District of Columbia Board of Nursing Assistive Personnel (CNAs)
  • Florida Board of Nursing - Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs)
  • International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET)