Happy Hour with Susan Wilmoth

  • 27 Feb 2020
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Kells Irish Pub, 112 SW 2nd Ave, Portland, OR 97204

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Happy Hour
with Susan WIlmoth, LAC


 Acupuncture in Hospice Care, An Introduction


Learning Objectives:

  • To gain a clear understanding of the hospice philosophy
  • To gain understanding of what it is like to practice acupuncture in the integrative context of Hospice Care
  • To consider death and dying from a Chinese medicine perspective
  • To gain awareness of some of the skills and capacities needed to support patients near the end of life

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Susan has worked in Hospice Care since 2010, providing acupuncture and acupressure to ease uncomfortable symptoms and support patients to have the best possible quality of life. Susan provides end-of-life acupuncture for both Providence Hospice and Gentiva Hospice (formerly Odyssey Hospice).

Susan is a graduate of Purdue University and the Oregon College of Oriental Medicine, nationally certified by the NCCAOM, licensed in Oregon by the Oregon Medical Board, and holds a Masters Degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from the four year post-graduate program at OCOM. During her acupuncture training, she served as a clinical intern at the Oregon Health Science University (OHSU).  Susan is a whole-hearted advocate of integrated care where eastern and western medicine come together in order to provide the best options for patients.

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