Upcoming Help My Senior Events

 

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Alzheimer's Disease & Dementia Care Seminar for the Certified Dementia Practitioner Certification

 

Location: Amber Creek Inn

August 16th 2018

07:45am - 05:30pm

This Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Care Seminar led by an approved NCCDP Instructor will help sharpen the skills of those who qualify and  meet the requirements of CDP Certification. It is important to note: although this seminar is open for all to attend, not everyone will qualify for CDP Certification. For more information on CDP Certification please visit: https://www.nccdp.org/tracks.htm

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Positive Approach® to Care – Seeing it from the Other Side and Taking Care of You

Kathy L. Tuckey, MA

Location: Glencroft Senior Living

September 14th 2018

08:00am  - 04:00pm

An interactive session to help caregivers become care partners and better support the person living with dementia. Included will be a discussion about dementia, assessing our caregiver skills and strengths,

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SPECIAL EVENT FOR FIRST RESPONDERS ONLY - FREE

Overcoming Challenging Situations in Emergency Services for those Living with Dementia

Beth A. Nolan, Ph.D.

This is a special event for EMT's, Law Enforcement Personnel, Fire Fighters, Dispatchers, Hospital Security Officers 

Location: CITY OF GLENDALE, Regional Public Safety Training Center

October 11th 2018

02:00 pm - 05:00 pm 

The ability of emergency personnel to recognize the symptoms of dementia and knowing how to reduce the stress response is critical to a safe, successful outcome to an encounter. This session teaches EMTs, law enforcement personnel,

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Overcoming Challenging Emergency Situations for Those Living with Dementia

Beth A. Nolan, Ph.D.

Location: Glencroft Senior Living

October 12th 2018

08:00am - 04:00pm 

This seminar teaches how to reduce the stress response from a critical to safe, successful outcome. 

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Best Practices in Dementia Care Learning to Give Care Without the Fight

Teepa Snow MS, OTR/L, FAOTA

Location: Glencroft Senior Living

November 2nd 2018

08:00 am - 04:00 pm

This in-depth intensive workshop will help learners use effective strategies for helping people with dementia during interactions, care delivery, and daily engagement.

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Validation Training

Naomi Feil, M.S., A.C.S.W

Location: TBD

November 8, 2018

 Join Naomi Feil, M.S., A.C.S.W., noted author, teacher and lecturer as she shares simple validation techniques to support elderly persons with Alzheimer's-type Dementia. The process is a compassionate and effective approach to supporting disoriented people. This workshop is designed for health and human service workers, families and volunteers who want to learn how to communicate with persons with Alzheimer’s-type dementia. This technique is good for ANYONE! 

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