Holistic health conference planned for Stroudsburg healthcare professionals

August 26, 2016 by  

An event will be taking place near Stroudsburg that will provide training and resources for nurses and other healthcare professionals interested in finding out more about adopting a holistic approach to medicine.

The Holistic Nursing Conference, which will take place in East Stroudsburg, will see a variety of different topics covered, including nutrition, mindful presence in end of life care, awareness training, training in workplace stress reduction techniques, and yoga nursing. It has received the approval of the PA State Nurses Association, and will provide five nursing contact hours for both New Jersey and Pennsylvania nurses, as well as New Jersey massage therapists, New York Nurses, and social workers from Pennsylvania.

The day will begin with registration and breakfast, which will be followed by the workshops. At the conclusion of the morning’s activities, certificates will be handed out to all those who participated. Ticket prices to take part in the day of training have been set at $55 for members of Pocono Medical Center staff and $65 for non-staff. Presentation folders for events such as this can be produced by a company that provides printing services.

The Holistic Nursing Conference will take place on October 1 at the Pocono Medical Center’s Stroud & Broadhead Conference Room. It will run from 8:00 am until 1:00 pm. More information can be found on its Eventbrite webpage.