Two Caregiver-related tele-learning sessions for residents of ON and QC (ENG)
Understanding private and public curatorship
Host Organization: AMI Quebec (Action on Mental Illness)
September 19, 2012 7 PM (EST)
Speaker: Ura Greenbaum, jurist
When no family or friends are available to oversee the well-being of a disabled person (including those suffering from mental illness), the public curator will step in. This session will explain the differences between public and private curatorship.
Challenging behaviours and situations: Does the caregiver know best?
Host Organization: VHA Home HealthCare
September 26, 2012 7 PM (EST)
Open to residents of Ontario
Learning objectives will focus on the following:
- Understand and managing challenging behaviours, medical and social situations
- How to respond to resistance to care planning
- Identifying your own emotional triggers and limits in managing multiple roles
- How to create your own personal support network to share caregiving responsibilities