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11 Speakers in 11 Months

CARING DURING COVID-19 AND BEYOND


Sponsored by All Seniors Care


The pandemic has changed the landscape of dementia care. But in the face of adversity, courage, strong leadership, teamwork, compassion and resilience has emerged. 

We’re excited to invite you to our Dementia Care “Caring During COVID-19 and Beyond” Professional Development Series! 

The next seminar on Thursday, November 18 at 6:30 pm, "Improving Hands-on Skills for Providing Care", features dementia care expert Teepa Snow, who has over 30 years of experience working with families and health care professional communicate with those living with dementia dynamically and effectively.

Using her dynamic and engaging teaching style, Teepa will address awareness and methods for improving hands-on skills of dementia caregiving. She’ll demonstrate a variety of physical techniques and cuing strategies to facilitate care interactions. As well, she’ll focus on communication strategies, with an emphasis on connecting emotionally with the person living with dementia.

Additional sessions will be offered monthly, focusing on restoring relationships with family care partners, hands-on/practical skills in providing day-to-day care, enhancing communication skills and many more best practices in dementia care. 

These sessions will take place once a month from May 2021 to March 2022 via Zoom. Cost is $20 and when you register, you will also have access to previous recordings. Register now.

 

Certificate of attendance is available upon request and verification by the Alzheimer Society of Manitoba. Attendance may be eligible for continuing education hours with various regulatory body.



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