Community health workers (CHW) and Promotores/as de Salud are joined by chaplains, psychologists, and physicians to discuss psychological, spiritual, and socio-behavioral components of patient care and how supportive care serves patients with life limiting illnesses. Each conversation is a partnership between a CHW and a health care professional. Some topics are presented in English and other conversations are in Spanish. These conversations are intended for educational purposes as resource for CHW educators and individuals. Dialogues range from 25-50 minutes.
English-language topics include:
Spanish-language topics include:
Speakers: Mishca Smith, MDiv., BCC and Kandis Draw, CHW/HAP Foundation
View time: 52 minutes
Promoting mental health and wellbeing in communities of color: Strategies for community health workers
Speakers: Maria Rubio Manon, CHW2 and Yasmin Asvat, PhD
View time: 39 minutes
Palliative Care 101: A Different Kind of Medical Care
Speakers: Sahida Martinez, CHW (Enlace), Ilda Hernandez, CHW (Enlace) and Juan Carlos Huerta MD
View time: 1 hour
This webinar series will be held from March 15, 2023 – May 24, 2023. There will be 11 webinars on varying week days at 8:00 - 9:00 am CST. 11 CME/CE are available. Spaces are limited.