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Social Worker Advanced Seminar

Date & Time

April 3, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Event Location


MHPCA Office
627 W McCarty Street, Suite 202
Jefferson City, MO 65101 United States
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Event Details

Jeremy Lile, National Service Officer-Paralyzed Veterans of America, St. Louis, MO
Peggy Reed-Lohmeyer, MSW, LCSW, Risk Manager-Fulton State Hospital, Fulton, MO
Lea Brandt, PhD, OTD, MA, OTR/L, Director-MU Center for Health Ethics, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO

At the end of this seminar learners will be able to:

  • Identify VA Claims/Compensation/Benefits/Dependency and Indemnity Compensation (DIC)/Burial Grant/Widow’s Pension
  • Identify suicide screening & assessment tools, research on these screening & assessment tools and identify aspects of effective safety planning.
  • Differentiate between qualitative and biomedical futility, know the ethical role of health care professional with regard to end of life decision making, apply a sense making framework to optimize resolution of ethical conflicts seen in practice and demonstrates ability to guide goals of care conversation   focused on matching treatment offered with medical effectiveness.

8a-8:30a – Registration
8:30a-10:30a – VA Benefits 101-Jeremy Lile, National Service Officer
10:30a-12:30p – Suicide Prevention Tools: Screening, Assessment, &   Safety Planning-Peggy Reed-Lohmeyer, MSW, LCSW
12:30p-1:30p – Lunch
1:30-3:30p – Is the Audacity of Hope Destroying the American Health Care System? Sense making as a means to navigate moral ambiguity-Lea Brandt, PhD, OTD, MA, OTR/L
3:30p-4:00p – Evaluations

Social Worker Advanced Seminar Brochure

The cost for this seminar is $200.00 for members & $250.00 for non-members.
There are no refunds,  however substitutions are welcome.
This seminar provides 6 Social Worker Contact hours.
Upon completion of this course each attendee will be required to  complete an evaluation. Each participant will then receive a certificate. Each attendee must complete the entire course to receive CE credits. Certificates will be distributed to attendees upon signing out of the seminar. For any questions or concerns please contact Crystal at crystal@missourihospice.org.

MHPCA has obtained a special room rate for our participants at the Doubletree Hotel located at 422 Monroe St. Jefferson City, MO 65101 for $121 For reservations call: 573-636-5101 and mention that you need the MO Hospice and Palliative.

MHPCA has obtained a special room rate for our participants at the Capitol Plaza Hotel as well located at 415 West McCarty St. Jefferson City, MO 65101 for $99 per night. For reservations call Candy Nilges at 573-638-2306 and mention that you need the MO Hospice and Palliative Care Association rate.

“Missouri Hospice and Palliative Care Association, #1359, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Missouri Hospice and Palliative Care Association maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 2/28/2017 – 2/28/2020. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits.

Social workers participating in this course will receive __6__ continuing education clock hours.”