Continuing Education Details

Continuing Education Opportunities: May 2019

There are many opportunities for training this month and the following locations:

Alzheimer’s San Diego:

There is a whole calendar of classes and workshops that you can do for Continuing Education credit:

1.      To sign up for programs from Alzheimer’s San Diego, sign up here

2.      PRINT THIS CERTIFICATE

3.      Take it with you

4.      Have the instructor sign it

5.      Return to Seacrest at Home

 

Seacrest Village:

Hosted by Jon Barraca in Goldberg. No sign-up, just show up. Bring your certificate.

RESIDENTS RIGHTS

MAY 7, – 6:30AM / 2:00PM / 2:30PM

DEMENTIA

MAY 14, – 6:30AM / 2:00PM / 2:30PM

TB (Tuberculosis)

MAY 21, – 6:30AM / 2:00PM / 2:30PM

HOYERS AND EZ LIFTS

MAY 28, – 6:30AM / 2:00PM / 2:30PM

MAKE-UP DAY

MAY 30, – 2:00PM

 

Around San Diego:

COMMUNICATION SKILLS

  • MAY 2, – 10:00AM – 11:30AM
  • Tri-City Wellness & Fitness Center – 6250 El Camino Real Carlsbad, CA 92009
  • Develop new skills and strategies for connecting and communicating more effectively with a person experiencing memory loss, and responding when interactions are challenging

I’M NOT DONE YET

  • MAY 11, – 10:00AM – 12:30PM
  • Summit Unitarian Fellowship – 8778 Cottonwood Ave Santee, CA 92071
  • You’ll learn: how to cope with cognitive impairment related to dementia and other causes of age-related memory loss; how to optimize cognitive functioning; finding and creating networks of support; and where to find resources for caregivers

MEMORY LOSS 101

  • MAY 15, – 12:00PM – 1:30PM
  • Glenner Town Square – 2765 Main St. Chula Vista, CA 91911
  • A comprehensive overview for anyone who wants to know more about memory loss, Alzheimer’s disease, and other dementias. Learn information about risk factors, common symptoms, and resources for help.

COPING WITH PERSONALITY AND BEHAVIOR CHANGES

  • MAY 17, – 10:00AM – 12:00PM
  • Scripps Miramar Branch Library – 10301 Scripps Lake Dr. – San Diego, CA 92131
  • Learn why people with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias experience behavior and personality changes, what those changes mean, and how to respond.

SAFETY AT HOME

  • MAY 29, – 10:00AM – 12:00PM
  • 6632 Convoy Ct. San Diego, CA 92111
  • Review important tips to keep people living with memory loss safe and well at home. learn how to reduce the risk of wandering, falls, household injuries, medication errors and more.

PREPARING FOR THE LATE STAGE

  • MAY 30, – 1:00PM – 3:00PM
  • 6632 Convoy Ct. San Diego, CA 92111
  • Learn what to expect as Alzheimer’s disease progresses, explore ways to stay connected, and get information about options for late- stage care, including hospice and palliative services.

 

Medline University:

(you must create an account first).

Sign up HERE

Protecting Resident Rights (NAHCA)
Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Overview (NAHCA)
Hand Hygiene: Protecting Yourself and Others (NAHCA)
Feeding Dementia Patients with Dignity for Healthcare Assistants
Personal Protective Equipment for Assistants
Fire Prevention and Basic Disaster Preparedness in Long Term Care (NAHCA)

 

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