FACILITATE: Acting-Based Communication Skills Training for Healthcare Professionals (1090-004083)
CE Hours: 1.00 Session Type: Prerecorded Educational Courses Session Sub Type: Hands-on Workshop (60 minutes)
Learning Objective 1:
Practice skills of mindfulness and self-awareness
Learning Objective 2:
Implement practical tools in their clinical practice for increasing and maintaining their communication and interpersonal skills with patients and members of the healthcare team
Learning Objective 3:
Improve communication skills, both verbal and non-verbal, as a means to enhance their wellbeing and mindfulness, and improve their therapeutic alliance with patients
Content Category: Educator
This course is a general overview of the topic.
Our acting-based workshop combines theater and standardized patient vignettes, in which participants play the patient and healthcare provider, and develops the communication and interpersonal skills, with a focus on self-awareness and mindfulness, of healthcare professionals. Fostering growth and mutual respect, our workshop is hands-on and requires active participation. It has been rated as extremely enjoyable by previous participants!