Please select the webinar you would like to attend below. Each webinar is $14. Webinar registration closes one hour prior to start.

Traveling with a Loved One with Dementia

Thursday, May 24, 2018
11:00am to 12:00pm (Eastern)
Stephanie Goldstein, BSW, LBSW, presenting


Caregiver webinar, no credits available.

Traveling can be stressful under the best of circumstances. Traveling with someone who has dementia can take it to a different level entirely. This presentation will focus on evaluating the impact travel has one someone at different stages of dementia. It will review questions to ask before deciding to travel and provide strategies to implement while traveling to ensure success. This interactive program is designed to assist in examining the motivation behind travel, the possible effects and steps to take for success.


My Client is Changing: Distinguishing Normal Aging Changes from Mild Cognitive Impairment

Friday, May 25, 2018
10:00am to 11:00am (Eastern)
Joanna Frankel, MSW, LCSW-C, presenting


1 Social Worker, Nurse, Case Manager and NHA credit available.

For CEU info: https://jenerationshealth.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/JF-MyClientisChanging-5-25-18.pdf

This presentation explains variations across the cognitive spectrum from the expected changes in aging, to mild cognitive impairment. The ability to distinguish early cognitive changes that may signal risks to cognitive health provides rationale for enhanced monitoring and significantly improved opportunities for early intervention

This course is suitable for both beginning and intermediate levels. There is an introduction to cultural competence, which is necessary and appropriate for beginners. It also applies to intermediate levels as it expands upon the introductory level, focusing on communication & treatment strategies based on a patients or clients age/generation.


Caregiving and Mindfulness: Coping with Chronic Stress

Wednesday, June 6, 2018
11:00am to 12:00pm (Eastern)
Dr. Ann Morrison, presenting


Caregiver webinar, no credits available.

Becoming a caregiver means taking on a number of challenges. Caregivers need to arm themselves with "strategies for success". During this webinar, Dr. Morrison will help you discover strategies that will assist you in balancing optimism and realism. The introduction to mindfulness as a coping strategy may enable you to be a happier, healthier and better-adjusted caregiver.


Elder Speak: How to Communicate Effectively with Your Older Loved One

Friday, June 8, 2018
1:00pm to 2:00pm (Eastern)
Mary Fridley, RN, BSN, BC, presenting


Caregiver webinar, no credits available.

This interactive program will allow participants to understand why communicating with older adults is different from communicating with younger adults. There are several aging processes that can interfere with communication. Participants will work on positive communication responses and gain he essential skills for successful communication with older adults.


I’m Lonely and Sad, Depression in Later Stages of Life

Wednesday, June 13, 2018
10:00am to 11:00am (Eastern)
Joanna Frankel, MSW, LCSW-C, presenting


1 Social Worker credit available, 1 Nurse, Case Manager and NHA credit pending approval.
For CEU info: https://jenerationshealth.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/JoF-LonelySadWeb-6-13-18.pdf

Depression is very common as people age, although not always explored or addressed. Due to multiple medical complications, numerous losses, change in lifestyle and financial constraints, many emotions arise and symptoms of depression are more prevalent. In addition, our elderly clients are in the stage of Ego Integrity vs. Despair and are experiencing a life review. Therefore, when working with the elderly, a clinician may have to address experiences such as childhood traumas, difficult life events and even both death and suicidal ideations. This webinar will focus on depression in the elderly, what this diagnosis can mean for your client and how clinicians can assess and support an individual in the later stages of life.

This course is suitable for both beginning and intermediate levels. There is an introduction to depression , which is necessary and appropriate for beginners. It also applies to intermediate levels as it expands upon the introductory level, focusing signs/symptoms of depression in senior as well as discusses strategies and interventions to help manage this debilitating illness.


Hopeful Strategies for Senior Hoarding

Tuesday, June 26, 2018
12:00pm to 1:00pm (Eastern)
Mary Fridley, RN, BSN, BC, presenting


1 Social Worker credit available, 1 Nurse, Case Manager and NHA credit pending.
For CEU info: https://jenerationshealth.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/MFHoarding-6-26-18.pdf

While hoarding is a serious problem impacting the health and safety of older adults, the condition is highly resistant to treatment. What causes hoarding? Why do hoarders cling to objects, animals, filth, and seemingly meaningless possessions? This timely program will cover 1) the mental health component of hoarding, 2) developing empathy for hoarders, and 3) best practice strategies for improving quality of life for seniors who hoard and their families. The session will also discuss strategies for dealing with hoarding in senior care communities.

This course is suitable for both beginning and intermediate levels. There is relevance as it provides information on the signs and symptoms of hoarding. It also applies to intermediate levels as it expands upon the introductory level, focusing on the strategies and insights into the causes and method for working with individuals as symptoms & behaviors arise.


Preventing Exploitation: 7 Effective Strategies for Protecting Your Clients & Yourself

Wednesday, June 27, 2018
11:00am to 12:00pm (Eastern)
Jennifer FitzPatrick, MSW, LCSW-C, CSP, presenting


1 CFP CE, Social Worker, Case Manager and NHA credit available.

For CEU info: https://jenerationshealth.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/JF-PreventingExploitation6-27-18.pdf

Financial exploitation of older clients occurs at an alarming rate. Who is most at risk? What can you do to minimize the chance that your client will be taken advantage of by friends, family or other professionals? How can you ensure that you and your organization are taking the proper steps to prevent and report problems? Join us for this interactive program featuring best practices and resources protecting vulnerable older adults.

This course is suitable for both beginning and intermediate levels. There is an introduction to financial exploitation, which is necessary and appropriate for beginners. It also applies to intermediate levels as it expands upon the introductory level, focusing on strategies and resources for clients.