Therapeutic communication with patients is an essential function of all healthcare providers. Do you want to enhance your relationship with your clients? Do you find yourself struggling to connect with or understand a certain patient? Do you want to learn the essentials of therapeutic communication?
This course will examine various skills and techniques to improve communication with patients, increasing your ability to understand, connect with, and help your patients. This course is designed with a multidisciplinary focus for healthcare professionals that work with a variety of clientele.
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Course Goals & Objectives:
This course is intended to instruct the professional on therapeutic communication with clients.
At the end of this course the professional will be able to:
- Define therapeutic communication
- Identify at least six therapeutic communication skills
- Identify pitfalls to ineffective communication
- Identify benefits to effective communication
A webinar is LIVE INTERACTIVE audio and video course delivered over the Internet to your computer. With a HomeCEU webinar, you are able to see, hear and interactive with the course presenter. In many courses, demonstrative video will be used to further enhance your learning experience. All content used in the presentation will also be made available to you for your personal use (PowerPoint Slides, Reference Materials etc.).
Contact Hours: 1 contact hours in length (check your state’s approval status in the state specific course catalog for your profession).
Target Audience: Physical Therapist, Physical Therapist Assistant, Occupational Therapist, Occupational Therapist Assistant, Massage Therapists
Instructional Level: Beginner
Criteria for Completion: Criteria for Completion: A score of 70% or more is considered passing. Scores of less than 70% indicate a failure to understand the material and the test will need to be taken again until a passing score has been achieved.
- Financial - Sana Donofry is employed by Paideia Counseling and receives a salary. She receives royalty payments from HomeCEUConnection.com for the presentation of this course.
- Nonfinancial - No relevant nonfinancial relationships exist.
Content Disclosure: This course does not focus solely on any specific product or service.