Advanced Contraceptive Counseling: Practical and Sustainable Steps for Addressing Bias and Patient Concerns

Friday, June 26, 2020 - 9:00am to 2:00pm

The UCSF Bixby Center's Beyond the Pill team is pleased to bring you this interactive virtual training. The training is certified for up to 4.0 CME/CE credit hours at no cost and open to all clinic staff.

Event Schedule:

9 - 11 AM (Pacific) Implicit Bias and Cultural Humility
2 CME/CE credits

Designed for all staff and clinicians, this session explores implicit bias and how applying the principles of cultural humility can improve the quality of contraceptive care. Through guided exercises and self-reflection, participants practice strategies and techniques to improve clinical outcomes.

11 AM - 12 PM Break for Lunch

12 - 2 PM Sharing the Science
2 CME/CE credits

Designed for all staff and clinicians who conduct counseling, this session offers strategies for presenting scientific data, using a patient-centered approach. Participants discuss case studies, including patient concerns about weight gain, breakthrough bleeding, side effects, and pregnancy ambivalence, and practice offering non-judgmental counseling in challenging, but common, real-world scenarios.with a focus on patient-centered approaches.