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 examines 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.
This Seminar-on-Demand is 1 contact hour in length (check your state’s approval status in the state specific course catalog for your profession).
|Contact Hours: 1||
Video Course Format: Video
|Target Audience: ATC/LAT, Dietitian/Nutritionist, MT/LMT, NHA, OT/COTA, PT/PTA, Rec / Activities Director, SLP, SW|
|Instructional Level: Beginner||BOC Level of Difficulty: Essential|
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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:
- List the four components of the communication cycle.
- Identify barriers to effective therapeutic communication.
- Identify examples of nonverbal communication.
- Identify guidelines for improving cross-cultural communication.
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.
Contact Hours: 1
Target Audience: Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapist Assistants, Speech-Language Pathologists, Massage Therapists, Athletic Trainers, Recreation/Activities Director, Nursing Home Admins, Dietitian/Nutritionists, Social Workers.
Instructional Level: Beginner
CDR CPE Level 1/ 740 Web-based
Learning Need Codes: 1130
Performance Indicators: 2.1.1, 2.1.6, 2.1.3, 9.4.2
BOC Level of Difficulty: Essential
Course Type: Seminar-on-Demand
The course materials for this Seminar-On-Demand are available instantly in our online format .
This program is offered for 0.10 CEUs (Beginner level, Professional area).
- 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.
Cancellation Policy: For activity cancellation, returns, or complaint resolution, please contact Anne Osborn by email Anne@HomeCEU or by phone at 1.800.55.4CEUS (2387). We have a 100% satisfaction guarantee. Refunds will be issued for courses that have not been completed (exam not taken), or for any course that has been rejected by your board of approval. Webinar attendance must be canceled 24 hours before the scheduled start time.