Bringing Out Their Best: Prioritizing Patient Self-Care Practices

9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
CEUs: $50.00
No CEUs: $25.00
3.0 CEUs available for:

  • LSW/LISW/SWA (CSWMFT #: RSX069601)

  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with the CSWMFT board)

  • Pending LNHA (BELTSS)



We all know that quality patient care is fundamental to achieving successful outcomes. But did you also know that patients can achieve and sustain healthy outcomes through their own self-care? Learn how to help patients prioritize self-care. Recognize how patient/client self-care can stabilize their mental, physical,  and emotional health; strengthen their communication skills and relationships; and help them maintain their long-term health goals.      


  • Define self-care:  What are the truths and facts?

  •  Learn about assessments to help patients assess their self-care needs and practices

  • Identify personal, professional, cultural, and environmental practices that may create barriers to healthy self-care practices

  • Learn and experience tips, techniques,  and skills that clients/ patients  can use in their self-care  journey

About the Speaker: Andrea (Andie) Peck

Andrea Peck (Andie) is a trainer, facilitator, speaker and communication coach-- certified in Myers Briggs and Emotional Intelligence (EQi.2.0).  She supports and inspires groups and individuals to elevate their communication I.Q.  Andrea has trained staff and professionals at local hospitals and Universities, various associations and nonprofits, as well as small business and at Corporate College. 

By asking the important questions and sharing resources,  she helps clients to dig deep and gain a renewed sense of themselves-- whether their focus is creative problem-solving, building relationships, navigating differences, or expressing their best self. As a result, they are more aware-- of themselves and others, able to clarify their purpose and goals, and recognize the value of being a skilled, competent communicator.

Andrea is author of: "Journaling: Discovering Ourselves through Acts of Creation," and a booklet: "Professional Image Enhancement: 49 Tips for Achieving Job Satisfaction and Success."


Class sizes are limited, so register early.  Classes with low registrations may be canceled.  If the class is canceled or moved, participants will be contacted via email at least 24 hours in advance.

Classes start and end on time.  To ensure a quality experience for all, please arrive (in-person) or log in (virtual) at least 15 minutes prior to the class start time.  CEU credits will be adjusted 0.25 credit hours for every 15 minutes not in attendance; adjusted certificates will be emailed to participants within 3 business days after the training.  Hard copies of certificates will be mailed upon request.

It is difficult to control room temperature to everyone's comfort level.  We suggest you dress in layers that can be adaptable to warm and cool temperatures.

For auditing purposes, arrival and departure times and signature are required on attendance sheets.