Sept. 25: Leaving a Legacy: therapeutic benefits for patients & families facing terminal illness

Leaving a legacy isn’t optional. It’s impossible not to leave one. Every day, every choice, every moment, you build your own legacy, little by little. In this one hour presentation, the therapeutic benefits of leaving a legacy for patients and families facing terminal illness will be discussed. Examples of Legacy projects will be demonstrated.

Presented by: Russell Hilliard, PhD, LCSW, LCAT, MT-BC, CHRC, CHC of Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care.

Join us for this free program on Tuesday, September 25 at 2:00 pm.   1.0 CEU credit is available for social workers and nurses. Members of the community are welcome to attend. Deutsches Altenheim (German Centre), 2222 Centre Street, Holtzer Auditorium, West Roxbury. For more information: soconnell@germancentre.org or 617-390-3227.

Objectives:

  1. Define leaving a legacy
  2. Describe 2 purposes for leaving a legacy
  3. Identify 2 benefits (care plan needs) of leaving a legacy
  4. List 4 examples of a legacy project

 

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