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SpeakSooner® Community Education Film Series – Saturday, October 26

September 25, 2019

The Center for Communication in Medicine (CCM)’s SpeakSooner® Community Education Film Series continues on Saturday October 26, 6pm at Oldcastle Theatre, 331 Main Street, Bennington, VT 05201, with an exclusive screening of The Bucket List, starring Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman. The SpeakSooner® film series has been hugely successful in helping to foster open and […]

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SpeakSooner® Community Forum: Re-defining Quality of Life: Living Fully With Illness, Disability and Aging

July 24, 2019

On Saturday, September 7 from 6– 8 pm the Bennington, VT-based Center for Communication in Medicine (CCM) will offer a SpeakSooner® community education forum, Re-defining Quality of Life: Living Fully With Illness, Disability and Aging at the MACK Performing Arts Center at Arlington Memorial High School in Arlington, VT. The program is free and open […]

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CCM to offer program at Vermont Center for Independent Living

June 26, 2019

“How to Improve Communication with Doctors” On Wednesday, July 10, Center for Communication in Medicine (CCM) founders, Dr. Bernard Bandman and Celia Engel Bandman, will be presenting a program, “How to Improve Communication with Doctors”,  sponsored by the Vermont Center for Independent Living (VCIL). The event is free and open to the public. Here in […]

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HOW TO IMPROVE DOCTOR-PATIENT COMMUNICATION

June 19, 2019

THE CENTER FOR COMMUNICATION IN MEDICINE TO OFFER: “HOW TO IMPROVE DOCTOR – PATIENT COMMUNICATION” The Center for Communication in Medicine (CCM), a Bennington, VT based nonprofit, will offer a workshop, “How to Improve Doctor-Patient Communication” on Monday, July 22, 6PM at HAYC3 in Hoosick Falls, NY. After the success of CCM’s SpeakSooner® Community Education […]

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Announcing the inaugural SpeakSooner Facilitator Training Program

May 15, 2019

This June we are offering the inaugural SpeakSooner training program. We will offer instruction on introducing and using our paradigm changing Difficult Conversations Toolkit; strategies for addressing resistance in using this material; and approaches for building relationships with healthcare and community organizations. The training will be lead by  CCM co-founders Bernard and Celia Bandman. Contact […]

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