Caregiver Skills Training Workshop

Event Date & Time

April 25, 2019 at 10:00AM - 3:00PM

Location

UT Health San Antonio School of Nursing, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78209


Event Details:
Caregiver Skills Training Workshops, offered by the Caring for the Caregiver program, offers three-hour sessions facilitated by health care professionals for family caregivers to have hands-on training on:

  • Transfers and fall prevention
  • Nutrition management
  • Speech and communication
  • Nursing care

In addition, participants may choose any three of the below topics for more information:

  • Virtual dementia tour
  • Dental hygiene
  • Audiology
  • Physical therapy
  • Difficult behaviors
  • Urology

Refreshments will be provided. Registration is required.

Our Cognitive Engagement Program is for family members with dementia or another chronic condition. They will be guided by a health care professional in a tailored activity while their family caregiver attends the Essentials of Caregiving classes. To enroll in the Cognitive Engagement Program, please contact the Caring for the Caregiver program at least 3 days prior to class.

 

This workshop is part of the UT Health San Antonio School of Nursing Caring for the Caregiver program.

To register or for more information, contact Jennifer Brackett at 210-450-8715 or brackett@uthscsa.edu

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