September Lunch and Learn Announced: Spiritual Comfort at the End of Life

Lunch and Learn_graphicHospice of the Red River Valley invites health care professionals to its September Lunch and Learn on Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2015, from noon-1 p.m.

Lauryl Ivers, chaplain, with Hospice of the Red River Valley, will present “Spiritual Comfort at the End of Life.”

In this session, participants will learn how to differentiate between spirituality and religion and identify ways to provide a non-anxious presence. The session will also help participants recognize symptoms of spiritual pain.

Hospice of the Red River Valley is an approved provider of continuing education for social workers and nurses* in North Dakota. This program will be awarded 1 contact hour.

*CEs for nurses available only for this presentation.

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Arizona Nurses’ Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses’ Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

For your convenience, Lunch and Learns will be held in five Hospice of the Red River Valley Office locations:

    • Fargo – 1701 38th Street SW, Fargo, N.D.
    • Detroit Lakes* – 1111 Highway 10, Detroit Lakes, Minn.
    • Grand Forks* – 2860 10th Avenue N., Ste. 400, Grand Forks, N.D.
    • Lisbon* – 415 Main Street, Lisbon, N.D.
    • Valley City* – 1240 W. Main Street, Valley City, N.D.

*The Detroit Lakes, Grand Forks, Lisbon and Valley City office locations will be connected via videoconference to the Fargo office where the live presentation will take place.

This event is free and open to all health care professionals, but pre-registration is required because space is limited. Participants may bring their own lunches; coffee and water will be provided.

RSVP to Missy Haut: or (701) 356-1563 one week prior to the Lunch and Learn, and indicate which location you will be attending.

Lunch and Learns in 2015 will be held every other month starting in January on the third Tuesday of the month from noon to 1 p.m. Specific topics and descriptions will be shared closer to each date.