PSW Courses | Online Education

Webinar 3: Integrating a Palliative Approach

PSW/HCAs are acknowledged as vital members of the team, providing a palliative approach in the community, residential and long term care. Learn about your role as a PSW/HCA in providing care, and communicating information when integrating a palliative approach.

Guest speaker: Elizabeth Causton, MSW.


Webinar 2: Communication Strategies with Elizabeth Causton

January 6 2021

Guest speaker, Elizabeth Causton, (MSW, Palliative care counselor), shares information about recognizing and avoiding roadblocks to communication when providing palliative and end-of-life care. Elizabeth is passionate about providing psychosocial care and preparing caregivers to support people. Her presentations illuminate common issues in communication and provide practical solutions.

Webinar 1: Palliative and End of Life Journey

“I don’t know what to say”

Life and Death Matters is pleased to announce the launch of the online education program for Personal Support Workers  (PSWs) / Health Care Assistants (HCAs). The first course in the online program for PSWs is titled, “I don’t know what to say”: Preparing to care, communicate, and connect.

This webinar recording includes information about online course offerings for HCAs/ PSWs and includes a presentation by Elizabeth Causton about “good death/bad death.”

"I don't know what to say" : Preparing to care, communicate and connect