Caregiver Skills Training Workshop (October 2019)
Event Date & TimeOctober 24, 2019
LocationSchool of Nursing, Simulation Center (bottom floor) 7703 Floyd Curl Dr. , San Antonio, TX, 78229
Caregiver Skills Training Workshops are for family caregivers to learn practical skills and receive hands-on training. Guided by health care professionals, caregivers learn how to provide everyday care for their loved ones with dementia or other chronic conditions.
This five-hour training is designed to be flexible and interactive so that caregivers get their questions addressed. Parking and a light lunch will be provided.
This workshop will cover the following topics:
Core Topics (covered every month)
- Nursing Care
- Occupational Therapy (Transfer and fall prevention)
- Nutrition Management
- Speech and Communication
Possible Electives Covered (choose 3)
- The Virtual Dementia Tour (offered monthly)
- Dental Hygiene
- Physical Therapy
- Difficult Behaviors