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Oncology Social Workers in the Trenches: Lessons on Grief & Ethics

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Piedmont Atlanta Hospital

1968 Peachtree Road Northwest

Rich Auditorium

Atlanta, GA 30309

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The Georgia Social Work Oncology Group
​2017 Fall Conference


Oncology Social Workers in the Trenches: Lessons on Grief & Ethics

*Approved for 3 CORE and 3 Ethics Hours thru NASW GA*



Date: Monday,
​October 2, 2017

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    • Check In & Registration
    • Visit Vendors
    • Continental Breakfast
  • 8:30 AM - 8:45 AM
    • Welcome & Introductions
    • Opening Remarks
  • 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM
    • Morning Session, Part I: Dr. Ann Hazzard & Dr. Marianne Celano present “Therapeutic Interventions for Grieving Children and Families”
  • 10:15 AM - 10:30 AM
    • Morning Break
    • Visit Vendors
  • 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Morning Session, Part II: Dr. Ann Hazzard & Dr. Marianne Celano
  • 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
    • Lunch Break
    • Vendor Raffle
  • 12:45 PM - 2:15 PM
    • Afternoon Session, Part I: Wendy Walters, MSW, LICSW, OSW-C presents “Ethics in Acute Oncology Care”
  • 2:15 PM - 2:25 PM
    • Afternoon Break
  • 2:25 PM -3:55 PM
    • Afternoon Session, Part II: Wendy Walters, MSW, LICSW, OSW-C
  • 3:55 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Evaluations & Closing Remarks

Location:
​Piedmont Hospital,
Rich Auditorium

Cost

  • $140.00 Fall Conference & 2018 SWOG Membership
  • $125.00 Fall Conference ONLY
  • $70.00 Student/Associate Fall Conference (includes complimentary 2018 SWOG Membership!)
  • $35.00 2018 SWOG Membership ONLY
*2018 Fall Conference Includes 6.0 CEU Hours, Breakfast, Lunch and Parking!

*2018 GA SWOG Membership Includes: 3 Evening CEU Events, GA SWOG Updates and more!




Morning Session: Therapeutic Interventions for Grieving Children & Families
  • Speakers:
    • Dr. Marianne Celano, PhD, ABPP
      • Professor, Emory University School of Medicine, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
    • Dr. Ann Hazzard, PhD
      • ​Associate Professor, Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics
  • Description:
    • The purpose of the presentation is to help behavioral health professionals understand children’s experiences of death and grieving so that they can explain death to children and help children and families cope with loss. The presenters will discuss supportive services available to grieving children in Atlanta as well as specific therapeutic interventions to help children cope with a parent’s death.
  • ​Objectives:
  1. ​​​Understand children's and adolescents' experiences of death, and explore how to explain death to children.
  2. Understand models of grief as they apply to children and families.
  3. Understand DSM-5 diagnoses as they apply to grieving individuals.
  4. Learn about supportive services available to grieving children (Kate's Club).
  5. Learn about therapeutic interventions to help children cope with a parent's death.
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Dr. Marianne Celano, PhD, ABPP
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Dr. Ann Hazzard, PhD

PictureWendy Walters, MSW, LICSW, OSW-C

Afternoon Session: Ethics in Acute Oncology Care
  • Speaker:
    • Wendy Walters, MSW, LICSW, OSW-C
      • ​Clinical Ethics Consultant, The University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Objectives:
    1. ​​Provide an understanding of the current ethical dilemmas facing oncology patients and families in the acute and palliative care setting.
    2. Describe an overview of ethical principles and practices facing social workers in the medical setting.
    3. Apply an ethical framework and principles using case studies to enhance practitioners knowledge to enhance clinical practice
    4. Use case-based methodologies for analyzing and assessing ethically complex cases.
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1968 Peachtree Road Northwest

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Atlanta, GA 30309

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