CME - Virtual only one-off template

April 6, 2022

LIVESTREAM (Virtual)

After a traumatic experience, to move forward into a vibrant future for ourselves and our children, we need to recognize and address our trauma, finding meaning from it and integrating that meaning into our families.

Fees

REGISTRATION TYPEFEE
Houston Methodist (HM) employeeFree 
Physician (non-HM located within the Greater Houston Area)$35  
Physician (non-HM located outside the Greater Houston Area)$20
Resident / Fellow (non-HM located within the Greater Houston Area)$30
Resident / Fellow (non-HM located outside the Greater Houston Area)$15
Allied Health Professional / All OthersFree

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the importance of normalizing trauma and creating a safe framework for communicating personal responses
  • Recognize thinking habits and ways to alter them
  • Describe the importance of community and collaboration
  • Develop curiosity in reading The Gift and openness to self-reflection
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

    Houston Methodist is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Houston Methodist designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 Nursing Contact Hours

    Houston Methodist is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

    Houston Methodist will award 1.00 Nursing Continuing Professional Development contact hours for this activity. Participants must attend the activity in its entirety and complete the continuing education evaluation.

Course opens: 
03/25/2022
Course expires: 
04/30/2022
Event starts: 
04/06/2022 - 12:00pm CDT
Event ends: 
04/06/2022 - 1:00pm CDT
Cost:
$35.00
LIVESTREAM (Virtual)

 

 

Leila Levinson

A graduate of Vassar College, Leila Levinson has a MA in English from Indiana University and a JD and MSW from the University of Texas at Austin. During her 17 years of teaching literature and writing at St. Edward’s University, she researched and wrote Gated Grief: The Daughter of a GI Concentration Camp Liberator Discovers a Legacy of Trauma,, the project taking her to the National Archives; Germany, and homes of seventy liberators and their families.

Gated Grief received the 2011 President's Award from the Military Writers Society of America, the 2012 May Sarton Memoir Award, and was a finalist for the 2013 Texas Book Award. Levinson has appeared on CNN, and her work has appeared in The Washington Post, The Austin American Statesman, The Texas Observer, WWII Quarterly, and War, Literature, and Art.

What she learned about the multigenerational consequences of trauma led her to become a psychotherapist, specializing in trauma and attachment injuries.

Audrey Thompson

Audrey Thompson is an international leadership coach with 25+ years’ experience with individuals, teams and organizations that achieve cultural change, business objectives and talent development. 

Audrey’s mother, Dr. Edith Eger, is the author of  The Gift, a New York Times bestseller, chronicling Dr. Eger’s experiences, as well as the wisdom that grew from them.

Audrey and Leila will be offering a book club discussion based on The Gift.  

Edith Eger

A native of Hungary, Edith Eva Eger was just a teenager in 1944 when she experienced one of the worst evils the human race has ever known. As a Jew living in Nazi-occupied Eastern Europe, she and her family were sent to Auschwitz, the heinous death camp. Her parents were sent to the gas chambers, but Edith’s bravery kept her and her sister alive. In 1949, she moved to the United States. In 1969 she received her degree in Psychology from the University of Texas, El Paso. She then pursued her doctoral internship at the William Beaumont Army Medical Center at Fort Bliss, Texas. Dr. Eger is a prolific author and a member of several professional associations. She has a clinical practice in La Jolla, California and holds a faculty appointment at the University of California, San Diego. She has appeared on numerous television programs including CNN and the Oprah Winfrey Show; and was the primary subject of a holocaust documentary that appeared on Dutch National Television.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

    Houston Methodist is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Houston Methodist designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 Nursing Contact Hours

    Houston Methodist is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

    Houston Methodist will award 1.00 Nursing Continuing Professional Development contact hours for this activity. Participants must attend the activity in its entirety and complete the continuing education evaluation.

Price

Cost:
$35.00
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Fees

REGISTRATION TYPEFEE
Houston Methodist (HM) employeeFree 
Physician (non-HM located within the Greater Houston Area)$35  
Physician (non-HM located outside the Greater Houston Area)$20
Resident / Fellow (non-HM located within the Greater Houston Area)$30
Resident / Fellow (non-HM located outside the Greater Houston Area)$15
Allied Health Professional / All OthersFree