Educating Social Workers in Palliative and End-of-Life Care (ESPEC)
MJHS & NASW Partnership Program
ESPEC is an innovative training program designed for health social workers by social workers to promote the integration of primary palliative care skills into clinical practice. Program components include interactive online coursework; live, synchronous instructor-led training; monthly mentorship; and leadership training. The state-of-the-art curriculum presents videos of patient and family encounters, highlighting best social work practices using the framework of the eight domains of palliative care.
Interactive training techniques are designed to engage the learner and create a new community of practice. Learners must complete Part I before registering for Part II and complete Part II before registering for Part III. Mentorship sessions can be joined at any time after completing Part I.
Discounted pricing for NASW members.
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