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A Therapist's Secrets – Combining Family Systems Theories with TeamSTEPPS for Effective Teams

Wednesday, June 12, 2024
12:00 pm1:00 pm

Open to:
Members and Non-members

Discover how utilizing Family Systems Theories and TeamSTEPPS creates a powerful health care team dynamic. Dr. Sanne Henninger will discuss this innovative approach that aims to enhance the evaluation of teams, build collaboration, communication, and overall effectiveness within health care teams, ultimately improving patient outcomes.

This webinar will showcase the interconnectedness of individuals within a team, drawing parallels between the dynamics of a family system and those of a health care team. By applying principles from Family Systems Theories and TeamSTEPPS, participants gain insight into how individual behaviors, communication patterns, and relationships impact the functioning of the team as a whole. Through this lens, team members learn to identify and address underlying issues that may hinder teamwork and patient care.

This webinar will offer a transformative learning experience for health care teams, equipping them with the knowledge, skills and tools needed to thrive in today’s complex health care environment. By combining insights from Family Systems Theories with the evidence-based practices of TeamSTEPPS, the program empowers teams to achieve new levels of collaboration, communication, and effectiveness, ultimately leading to improved patient outcomes and enhanced satisfaction for both patients and providers.

Learning Objectives:
- Understand systems thinking: team dynamics as interconnected systems from family dynamics theory
- Gain a new way of evaluating a team from a family systems dynamic
- Develop a new way to share understanding of human dynamics
- Learn and apply new skills for managing complex health care teams

Sanne Henninger, EdD, LCSW
Owner, Bright Blues Consulting
Consultant Lumious and Licensed Psychotherapist,Thriveworks

Continuing Education:
Participants will earn 1.00 Joint Accreditation credit hour for this webinar by completing all CE requirements. CE credit is provided by Duke University Health System Clinical Education & Professional Development. They are accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME).

In order to qualify for credit, you must have an active Duke OneLink Account and watch the webinar live. If you do not have a Duke OneLink account, please follow these directions to set up your account and confirm your mobile number (both steps are required). Please note this is a one-time set-up and you may use your account for all future AHA Team Training webinars.