WEBINAR: Intro to Essential Care Plan Conversations

JULY 2021 – DECEMBER 2021
Webinar dates and times:

WEBINAR: Intro to Essential Care Plan Conversations
*This session has been cancelled. New date will be offered for Spring 2022 – stay tuned.

Date: Monday, October 25, November 1
Time: 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

 

Who is this webinar for?

This webinar is for anyone in the community who wants to get their own care planning in order, and, who may be a support person for a family member or friend with serious illness.

 

How long is the webinar?

2 sessions (1/week), 1 hour each
*You will use the same Zoom link, meeting ID and password (that you receive in your confirmation email) to join each week.

 

What topics will be covered?

Session 1 – Advance Care Planning: What Matters

  • How to identify your future Substitute Decision Maker
  • Why having conversations about what is important to you or a loved one, matters

Session 2 – Participating in Serious Illness Conversations

  • How to prepare for essential conversations using scripts
  • Review sample conversations so you can discuss wishes for care when experiencing serious illness
  • Review approaches to initiating conversations
  • See different conversation styles
  • Q&A to help you get started with your own care planning

 

What will I gain from attending this webinar?

  • Peace of mind that your wishes and health goals are known to your family
  • Confidence to prompt or continue essential conversations about what matters
  • Information to share with your health care team so they can best support you or your family member when health and wellbeing declines

 

Do I have to keep my video ON during this webinar?

You may choose whether or not to keep your video ON. In order to fully participate in the session, we do recommend that you keep your video ON. However, we understand if this is not possible.

 

Is there a booklet or any handouts for this webinar?

  • In your registration email, you will see a link to download the handouts for this webinar. You will use these handouts for the 2 sessions.

Facilitated by a Registered Nurse/Primary Care Lead for Guelph FHT, and other guest facilitators.

 

PLEASE NOTE:

  • You MUST pre-register for this online workshop in order to receive a link to the virtual webinar.

  • Participants have to be 18 years of age or older to attend.

  • Registration opens 1 MONTH PRIOR to start date.

  • This is a webinar and therefore its purpose is to deliver information in a supportive way – this is not a therapy or support group.

*This is an ONLINE WORKSHOP. You will be sent a link to this virtual webinar in your registration confirmation email. If you don’t see the email in your inbox, be sure to check junk/spam folder.

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