Hosted by Winnifred Stewart Association
This training program is intended for care partners and agency employees who provide support to individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, or another form of chronic dementia. Using training resources from around the world, Mindful Hearts is comprised of a number of techniques and approaches to assist care partners to support their clientele. Throughout the course, participants will learn about dementia and more specifically Alzheimer’s dementia including the symptoms and stages and how to provide effective, proactive support. Care partners will also learn more about how to prevent burn out, and will review how to apply the new information and skills to their daily work.
At the end of the training, care partners will be able to:
The course is currently offered virtually (via ZOOM), incorporating lecture, group discussion and experiential activities relevant to the subject. Lecture reinforces and expands upon the material found in the presentation and the discussions are designed to encourage active learning and situation sharing to bring new and different perspectives to the course material. Class sizes are limited to ensure sufficient facilitator support and to encourage participation and engagement in material and activities.
Course Length: 9 hours (divided into three – 3-hour sessions)
To Register: Email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "Registration-ACDS10" to receive 10% off their registration fees.
|Per Participant||$58.50 + gst / person||$65.00 + gst person|
|Group Booking (12 participants)||$643.50 + gst / 12 people||$715.00 + gst / 12 people|