Ninth Annual "Collective Soul" Symposium

February 21, 2020 @ 7:30AM — 6:00PM

The purpose of this course is to provide a better understanding of the Palliative Care Team’s role in enhancing the human spirit and relieving patient’s bio-psycho-social and spiritual suffering.

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Student (ID Required)
Available For 2 More Days!
$75
General Registration
Available For 2 More Days!
$125
MD Anderson Employee
Available For 2 More Days!
$100
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Spirituality and religiosity are recognized as factors that contribute to quality of life and coping strategies in many persons facing life-threatening illnesses.These life-threatening events can also give rise to spiritual distress.When combined with chronic or acute pain and other physical and psychological symptoms, spiritual distress can be a component of a patient’s total suffering which the palliative care team (The Collective Soul) seeks to alleviate, enhancing the human spirit and creating a healing environment in the middle of the distressful situation. The purpose of this course is to provide a better understanding of the Palliative Care Team’s role in enhancing the human spirit and relieving patient’s bio-psycho-social and spiritual suffering.