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