31st Annual North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference

W28 - W28: NRS: Successful Integration of Complimentary Therapies in Care

Nov 4, 2017 10:30am ‐ Nov 4, 2017 11:50am


Description

This workshop will first discuss aspects of Complimentary and Alternative Therapies (CAM) in CF. Topics include understanding prevalence of CAM use in CF patients; reviewing Mind-Body Therapies available in CF; successful implantation of Integrated Health Coaching; partnering with patients on CAM and opening communication within care centers; utilizing Mindfulness Training to reduce CF care center stress

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe current CAM practices and potential benefits amongst CF patients.
  2. Describe ways to improve communication within CF Care Centers and patients/families regarding CAM use.
  3. Incorporate mindfulness techniques into personal practice to reduce stress and improve well-being.

Workshop Chair(s):

Workshop Speaker(s):

You must be logged in and own this session in order to post comments.