Goals & Objectives

 The Northwest Narrative Medicine Conference is a weekend long event for individuals who consider narrative skills essential for healing and wellness, and want to learn more.

During this program you will. . .

  • Examine the many insights to be found in stories of illness and wellness
  • Explore your own stories, understand those of others, and value them all 
  • Develop skills in recognizing and being attentive to narratives of all kinds
  • Make interprofessional and interpersonal connections

Upon completion of this program you will be able to. . .

  • Recognize what is meaningful to you in a health care setting
  • Appreciate diverse perspectives regarding stories of illness and wellness
  • Have narrative skills to integrate into your own practice
  • Cultivate interprofessional and interpersonal relationships by connecting with a community who values collaboration around the intersection of health and narrative