Relationship Centered Communication Skills for UCSF Health Providers

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Relationship Centered Communication Skills for UCSF Health Providers

Facilitated by Michelle Mourad MD, and Lynnea Mills MD 4.0 CME Available “Enhancing Relationship Centered Communication Skills”

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TBD- In-Person at Parnassus Parnassus Ave. San Francisco, CA 94143

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  • Facilitated by Lynnea Mills MD, and Michelle Mourad MD
  • 4.0 CME Available

Enhancing Relationship Centered Communication Skills” is a facilitated learning program where participants from different clinical backgrounds will come together with skilled communication facilitators to build on existing skills. The foundational 1 day course addresses the objectives below. Learning occurs in small groups with ample opportunity to practice new skills in a comfortable setting while addressing common scenarios directed by learners. At the end of the course, learners will commit to 2 new skills to augment their current communication styles.

Objectives (Enhancing Relationship Centered Skills 1 Day Course):

  • Understand the importance and value of effective communication
  • Build rapport and relationships with others
  • Acknowledge communication barriers, with special attention on the computer and time limitations
  • Recognize another’s perspectives and concerns­­
  • Negotiate an agenda for an encounter
  • Ask questions using skilled open-ended inquiry
  • Listen reflectively and respond with empathy
  • Collaborate on a plan that others can follow

 Target Audience: UCSF Health Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers (CRNA, PA, NP, Midwife)

Questions?:  Email angela.karahalios@ucsf.edu or diane.sliwka@ucsf.edu