Online Courses

CMI-08: Age Specific Competencies

Price: $50.00 CE: 1.00

After completing this module, you will have a developmental perspective of social, emotiona, and spiritual meeds tjrpigjpit ;ofe's stages.

Upon successful completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  1. Practice and engage in empathic listening to all ages.
  2. Explore how developmental and aging processes may affect needs and care.
  3. Understand the specific needs that may exist and develope unique ways to interact.
  4. Acknowledge the uniqueness of each person while being cognizant of age specific needs.

Qualified Planners/Faculty

Santiago Fernandez, M.Div.

Santiago is a chaplain at AfventHealth for Children's in Orlando, FL He holds a Bachelor of Arts from Union College and a Master of Divinity from Andrews University. In the past decade, Santiago has served as a missionary in Central and South America directing multiple children's clinics held in the Amazon (Iquitos, Peru). He also worked as a counselor for homeless families, drug abuse and addiction, and the refugee community of Nebraska. He is an ordained elder and licensed minister of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.


This author has disclosed that there are no bias nor commercial interests.

Terry Hood, M.Div., BCC

is a Board Certified Chaplain at Florida Hospital Orlando and contributes to the ongoing efforts of the Pastoral Education Department. She has a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Central Florida and a Master of Divinity Degree from Reformed Theological Seminary. She has also completed the Specialty Certificate Program for Palliative Care Chaplaincy in 2015. In addition to healthcare chaplaincy, Terry is an ordained pastor with the United Church of Christ.


This author has disclosed there are no conflicts of interest nor commercial interest.

Orlando, Florida 32803
Phone: 407-303-5297
Contact Hours: 1, Category: Competencies, Expires: 10/31/2021
  • I understand that in order to receive credit for completing the online course(s) I must watch the entire course, complete the quizzes, pass the post test, and fill out the evaluation for each course.
  • I agree to adhere to the online course/program integrity guidelines, and that once I have successfully completed the course, I will be able to print my Certificate of Completion and submit to AHU Institute for Ministry Education and Research if required to do so.
  • I agree that upon receipt of my Certificate of Completion that said certificate will not be manipulated, altered, or changed from the original information in any way. Note: Online education activity integrity is a concept used to address the authenticity of the participant’s work.

Conflicts of Interest

There have been no conflicts of interest disclosed by planners, authors, or presenters; nor has there been disclosure of any relevant financial relationships with any commercial companies or their products pertaining to this activity.

Commercial Company Support

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