The purpose of this course is to introduce and present the healing power that support groups can have—both for patients and for the healthcare professionals that care for them. The goal of this course is to introduce the nurse to the healing power that support groups can provide and to enhance the skills of the nurse as a group facilitator. It offers tools and techniques to the nurse who wants to utilize support groups in her practice.
Course Publication Date: May 12, 2015
This course is available with NO ADDITIONAL FEE
if you have an active one year unlimited membership
|Author:||Joan Schonbeck RN
|Delivery Method:||Online Self Study
|Category:||Career and Self
Community & Home Health
Leadership & Case Management
Medical & Surgical Issues
Psychiatric & Mental Health
- Understand why a group experience can be therapeutic.
- Be more aware of the skills needed by healthcare professionals to successfully facilitate groups.
- Identify Nursing Specialties that can benefit from group work.
- Know the nuts and bolts of group work, i.e. therapeutic factors that can be utilized in group work, rules that need to be defined at the outset for a group.