Changing Lifestyle with Mind Body Medicine: How to Build Resiliency in Patients
Date: 12/6/2013 - 12/6/2013
Course #: 00331649
Director(s): Herbert Benson, MD|Darshan Mehta, MD, MPH
Offered by: MGH: Benson-Henry Institute
December 6, 2013
Offered by: MGH: Benson-Henry Institute
Course Directors: Herbert Benson,MD and Darshan Mehta, MD, MPH
Changing Lifestyle with Mind Body Medicine: How to Build Resiliency in Patients is designed to provide an introduction for healthcare professionals who plan to include self-care techniques or lifestyle interventions as part of their treatment for their patients.
Scientific rationale for these interventions, evidence of efficacy, and skill development exercises are addressed in the course curriculum. The course will incorporate didactic lectures with case-based presentations, panel discussions and Q&A. Learners will be encouraged to participate in the discussions with faculty.
Course components include learning:
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
The target audience for this course includes health professionals who would like to incorporate selfmanagement, lifestyle behaviors, and mind body medicine into their practice.The target audience, includes, but is not limited to:
CHANGING LIFESTYLE WITH
MIND BODY MEDICINE:
How to Build Resiliency in Patients
Program changes/substitutions may be made without notice.
The Harvard Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Harvard Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Social Workers: This program has been approved for 6 Social Work Continuing Education hours for relicensure in accordance with 258 CMR, Collaborative of NASW and the Boston College and Simmons Schools of Social Work Authorization Number D60929.
Counselors: This program has been approved by the National Board for Certified Counselors.
Nurses: This activity has been submitted to the Massachusetts Association of Registered Nurses, Inc. for approval to award contact hours. The Massachusetts Association of Registered Nurses, Inc. is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Centerís Commission on Accreditation.
This course is designed to meet one or more of the following Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education competencies:
Physicians and Allied Health Professionals: $295 (USD)
Registration by credit card (VISA or MasterCard) can be made online via the REGISTER NOW! link above.
Registration by check (draft on a United States bank), please make payable to Harvard Medical School and mail with registration form to Harvard Medical School - Department of Continuing Education, PO Box 417476, Boston, MA 02241-7476. Telephone or fax registration is not accepted. Registration with cash payment is not permitted. Upon receipt of your paid registration an email confirmation from the HMS-DCE office will be sent to you. Be sure to include an email address that you check frequently. Your email address is used for critical information including: registration confirmation, evaluation and certificate.
Harvard Medical School (HMS) adheres to all ACCME Essential Areas, Standards, and Policies. It is HMS's policy that those who have influenced the content of a CME activity (e.g. planners, faculty, authors, reviewers and others) disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial entities so that HMS may identify and resolve any conflicts of interest prior to the activity. These disclosures will be provided in the activity materials along with disclosure of any commercial support received for the activity. Additionally, faculty members have been instructed to disclose any limitations of data and unlabeled or investigational uses of products during their presentations.
A handling fee of $60 is deducted for cancellation. Refund requests must be received by postal mail, email or fax one week prior to this activity. No refunds will be made thereafter.
The Simches conference room is located on the third floor of the Richard B. Simches Research Center at Massachusetts General Hospital, located at 185 Cambridge Street, Boston, MA. For directions please visit: http://simches.mgh.harvard.edu/directions
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