Together As One Peer Support Training 2023 5/19/2023
This 3.5-hour course will enable the audience to have strategies to provide direct, temporary emotional support to team members when needed. Course topics include Introduction to BEST Program, Trauma and Stress Response and Their Impact, and Peer Support Skills. The course will conclude with a 30-minute Q&A session.
This education is being held virtually. Registration by invite only, team members register in Workday.
The Together as One Program intends to provide training to Nurses and AAH team members from all clinical and non-clinical departments to create an increasingly compassionate and resilient healthcare system.
At the end of this session, learners should be able to:
- Identify adaptive coping strategies to improve resilience and reduce the negative impact of stress.
Victoria Smother, PsyD, Lead Clinical Psychologist, Trauma Recovery Center; Advocate Aurora Health
Kim Miiller PsyD, Dir Trauma Recovery & Resilience; Advocate Aurora Health
Kate Schmidt, BSN, RN, HNB-BC; Advocate Aurora Health
Mila Felder; Advocate Aurora Health
Carly Christophersen; Advocate Aurora Health
Ken Yaeger, PhD
Rev Kathie Bender Schwich FACHE
In support of improving patient care, Advocate Aurora Health is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
Advocate Aurora Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.50 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 3.50 AttendanceAttendance Credit
- 3.50 Continuing Nursing Education (CE)Aurora Health Care is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 3.50 contact hours have been awarded to this activity by the Wisconsin Nursing Association. To receive contact hours, participants must attend the entire activity.