Join Jennifer Moffitt, BA, CNM, RN, MSN, the University of Massachusetts’ Department of Family Medicine & Community Health Perinatal Services Manager and Mindfulness-Based Childbirth and Parenting (MBCP) Teacher, for a Grand Rounds session on Tuesday, 30 September 2014 from 12:00-1:00 PM EST.
1. Define mindfulness, and identify the evidence-based physiological and psychological benefits of present moment awareness, as related to pregnancy, labor, birth, and parenting.
2. Understand the origins of the Mindfulness Based Childbirth and Parenting (MBCP) program.
3. Experience 2 evidence-based mindfulness meditations that are taught in MBCP classes.
4. Envision the applicability of MBCP to a busy community health center/hospital practice.
Accreditation Statement: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essentials Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education. The University of Massachusetts Medical School is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Designation Statement: The UMMS designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA category 1 credit (s) TM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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