Ignite - Sparks for Today's Dementia Care

  • 10 Apr 2018
  • 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Highland Park Senior Living, Wilkes-Barre Township, PA
  • 14

Registration

  • Those who want to receive CEU's in social work. Additional payment of $10 is incurred.

This training has been cancelled. All refunds will be processed and sent within 30 days. If you would like to transfer your registration to another IGNITE training at State College this Friday, March 16 or in Greensburg, PA on April 10, please contact Anne at anne@olderpa.org or call 717-857-3163.


IGNITE -
SPARKS FOR TODAY'S DEMENTIA CARE


Luzerne County

April 10, 2018 


IGNITE is a powerful 2.5 hour in-service training that will transform staff with practical tools to improve communications, respond to behavioral expression, relieve caregiver stress, and engage residents in meaningful activities.

Spark 1: (Objective) Engage in a cutting edge hands-on experience of living with dementia, transforming care partners’ understanding and empathy for their residents. From this experience, staff will be empowered with effective tools to improve communications and care processes.

Spark 2: (Objective) Understand the power of skilled touch as it relates to elder care; Practice skilled touch techniques that can be put into immediate practice in preventing behavioral expression, inducing relaxation and helping care partners relieve stress.

Spark 3: (Objective) Discover how everyday items from the past ignite the senses, evoke memories and change relationships. This personalized approach reaches into the past to restore identity, dignity, purpose and joy of living!

      
Location:
Highland Park Senior Living
874 Schechter Drive
Wilkes-Barre Township, PA 18702

Date: Tuesday,  April 10, 2018

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Cost: $35
Cost: $45 including Social Work CEU's only

All payments must be made by the day of the training.

CEU's:  CEU’s have been approved for Nursing and Social Work

CEU's may incur extra fee.
 

Items to Bring:

  • Wear comfortable clothes
  • Bring a pillow
  • Bring lotion

Registration Deadline:
Sunday, April 8, 2018



Inclement Weather Policy: In case of inclement weather, the Coalition will make a decision whether to delay or cancel a webinar or training by 7 am the morning of the event. If a delay or cancellation will occur, the Coalition home page (www.olderpa.org) will be updated to reflect this, and a message will be saved to 717-857-3163. Please always consider your safety first when deciding to attend a training. Thank you!

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