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Supporting Family Caregivers of Older Adults with Dementia

October 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Supporting Family Caregivers of Older Adults with Dementia
Thursday, October 22 | 12:00 – 1:00 PM EST | Register

This learning collaborative will focus on skill-building in supportive care approaches for older adult patients with dementia and their caregivers. Participants will also be provided access to a one-year membership to the Center to Advance Palliative Care’s (CAPC) full library of online training courses at no charge, including free continuing education credit.

Learning Objectives:

After participating in this webinar series, participants will be able to:

  • Understand dementia as a serious illness and the role of family caregivers in each stage of disease progression
  • Develop strategies for reducing caregiver stress through community partnerships
  • Examine the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on family caregiving and available support services

Intended Audience:

Health center providers and staff who care for older adults 

Details

Date:
October 22
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Website:
https://ece.hsdm.harvard.edu/supporting-family-caregivers-older-adults-dementia

Organizer

National Center for Equitable Care for Elders
Website:
https://ece.hsdm.harvard.edu/home