How Our Programs Work

Webinar Programs
Webinars are affordable ways to easily access information from some of the best-known names in the field, providing hands-on strategies that can be applied in your clinical practice. Each 90-minute live webinar offers 1.5 CE credits and can be accessed on-demand for a full year after the live program. Organizational and individual registration options are available: 

Step 1 – Register for the program
Step 2 Access the program and related materials through your HFA account (a program viewing link is also in your receipt)
Step 3 View the program in its entirety
Step 4 Follow the CE instructions in your HFA account to receive your CE certificate (via educate.hospicefoundation.org)
Step 5 If you're an organization or company who hosted a viewing of the webinar, return your sign-in sheet to HFA

Self-Study Programs
Self-study courses can be completed at your convenience from anywhere! Once you are registered, all materials are immediately available to you online through your HFA account. Materials contain the full-length program, a copy of the program's Living with Grief® companion book chapters (if applicable), detailed program information, and course instructions: 
Step 1 - Register for the self-study course (choose the DVD or online format)
Step 2 - View the program in its entirety (program viewing link is in your receipt and your HFA account)
Step 3 - Read the 3 selected chapters of HFA’s companion book (if applicable)
Step 4 - Follow the CE instructions in your HFA account to receive your CE certificate (via educate.hospicefoundation.org)

Living with Grief® Programs
HFA produces an annual Living with Grief® educational series, seen in more than 2,000 communities across North America. These award-winning programs are approved for continuing education for a wide range of healthcare and other professionals and annually reach a live audience of 125,000.  Join us for this year’s program - it’s simple to host a site in your community!  Just follow these easy steps: 
Step 1 – Register for the program
Step 2 – Access program materials online (organizer’s manual, marketing kit, program materials, and more) through your HFA account
Step 3 – Show the program to your audience on a day and time that is convenient for you
Step 4 –  Host an additional 30-minute discussion (sample questions are provided)
Step 5 – Provide your attendees with CE instructions so they can obtain their certificate online (via educate.hospicefoundation.org)
Step 6 – Return your sign-in sheet to HFA
Why Host a Living with Grief® Site?
        HFA brings the experts to you
There’s no need for expensive travel and many hours, or even days, away from the office.   

        Low-cost CE credits
Excellent for Community Outreach! Many host sites use the program as another opportunity to connect with their community. HFA will provide materials to help you promote this educational event.
        Provide continuing to a wide range of professionals
HFA’s programs are approved by a large number of professional boards. Continuing education is available for case managers, counselors, nurses, psychologists, social workers, and more! View the full list of board approvals by clicking on each program.
        Get a fully developed event with nationally-known speakers
Bring recognized experts to speak to your staff and community for just dollars per attendee. HFA’s expert panel develops engaging, thought-provoking programs.
        Use as an ongoing resource
Access the program “live” or when it best suits your audience. HFA’s programs and continuing education credits are available for an entire year, giving you flexibility when scheduling the program(s). Most sites take advantage of the unlimited training option and show the program multiple times throughout the year.
        Make additional, valuable resources available
Supplement the program with insight and knowledge provided in HFA’s companion books. HFA’s books are written by bereavement experts, and the books serve as an expanded resource for your participants. Registered program organizers receive a discount!
        Viewing is a breeze
HFA makes it as easy as possible to view our programs. For our internet courses, we provide test links before you register--if you can see and hear the test, then you’ll have no problem hosting the event! No internet in your area? No worries. Most of HFA’s Living with Grief® programs are also available on DVD.
        Hosting is simple
HFA provides everything you need! Once registered, you’ll have immediate access to all support materials online. Any problems, just contact us at 800-854-3402 or email us at educate@hospicefoundation.org