Understanding  Cultural Components of Care

2.75 CEUs

This course is designed to offer senior care professionals insight into the components that form an individual’s cultural background to promote a more culturally competent unit of care.

Course Objectives:

  • How cultural factors influence communication in everyday life
  • How cultural factors and their implications affect interactions with and between the administrator, staff, residents, and families.

Course Approvals:

This course is offered by Missouri Assisted Living Association (MALA) and EasyCEU.com. MALA is an approved Training Agency for the Missouri Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators.

NAB: This program has been approved for Continuing Education for 2.75 total participant hours by NAB/NCERS – approval# 20191213-2.75-A48723-DL – expires 12-13-2019.

About the Instructor

Tor Edwards received her MS from Oregon State University and her PhD from Texas A&M University. She is also trained in mediation and conflict resolution. She has conducted corporate training, led community workshops, and taught at a college level. She has taken coursework in ethnic studies at both a baccalaureate and graduate level.