2019 Caregiver Conference: Delivering Hope and Strength

Jewish Community Center
 7300 Hart Ln
 Austin, TX 78731

Thursday, March 28, 2019

08:00 AM - 03:00 PM

24/7 Helpline: (800) 272-3900

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2019 Caregiver Conference: Delivering Hope and Strength This annual conference will give caregivers the opportunity to ask questions to local professionals andget accessto local resources. The conference is FREE and open to the public.CEU's are available for nurses and social workers. For more information call (512) 592-0990

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2019 Caregiver Conference: Delivering Hope and Strength through Knowledge

Caregiver Conference Schedule:

8:00 AM: Registration and Breakfast

8:45-9:00: Opening Remarks/Introductions

9:00-10:15: Rev. Dr. Carla Cheatham- Everyday Heroes: Caring for Ourselves While Caring for a Loved One

With humor and sensitivity, Rev. Dr.CarlaCheatham will discuss compassion fatigue and how we can practice resilience, even if only in a few moments a day, to care for ourselves while we care for others.Self-care is not a luxury; it is the very best thing that we can do not only for ourselves, but also for those for whom we care, and there’s nothing selfish about it.

10:15-10:30: BREAK

10:30-11:30: Anna H. Finger,LMSW- Effective Communications Strategies

11:30-12:00PM: LUNCH / ACTIVITY

12:00-1:00: Garrick Colwell -Advanced Care Planning as it Relates to Dementia

1:00-1:15: BREAK

Information

  • Delivery Method: In Person
  • Date:Thursday, March 28, 2019
  • Time: 08:00 AM - 03:00 PM
  • Time Zone: (GMT -6:00) Central Time
  • Audience:General Public, Professionals, Caregivers
  • Languages: English

Contact

    Primary Contact:
  • 24/7 Helpline: (800) 272-3900

Register

    Registration Info:
  • Type: Registration Preferred (Not Required)
  • Registration Opens: Wednesday, November 21, 2018
  • Deadline Date: Thursday, March 28, 2019
  • Event Fee: Ranges from $0 to $15
  • Register Now

Information

2019 Caregiver Conference: Delivering Hope and Strength through Knowledge

Caregiver Conference Schedule:

8:00 AM: Registration and Breakfast

8:45-9:00: Opening Remarks/Introductions

9:00-10:15: Rev. Dr. Carla Cheatham- Everyday Heroes: Caring for Ourselves While Caring for a Loved One

With humor and sensitivity, Rev. Dr.CarlaCheatham will discuss compassion fatigue and how we can practice resilience, even if only in a few moments a day, to care for ourselves while we care for others.Self-care is not a luxury; it is the very best thing that we can do not only for ourselves, but also for those for whom we care, and there’s nothing selfish about it.

10:15-10:30: BREAK

10:30-11:30: Anna H. Finger,LMSW- Effective Communications Strategies

11:30-12:00PM: LUNCH / ACTIVITY

12:00-1:00: Garrick Colwell -Advanced Care Planning as it Relates to Dementia

1:00-1:15: BREAK

  • Delivery Method: In Person
  • Date:Thursday, March 28, 2019
  • Time: 08:00 AM - 03:00 PM
  • Time Zone: (GMT -6:00) Central Time
  • Audience:General Public, Professionals, Caregivers
  • Languages: English

Contact

    Primary Contact:
  • 24/7 Helpline: (800) 272-3900

Register

    Registration Info:
  • Type: Registration Preferred (Not Required)
  • Registration Opens: Wednesday, November 21, 2018
  • Deadline Date: Thursday, March 28, 2019
  • Event Fee: Ranges from $0 to $15
  • Register Now