Free Class: Navigating Challenging Behaviors: Strengthening Communications Skill
Name: Free Class: Navigating Challenging Behaviors: Strengthening Communications Skill
Date: March 22, 2017
Time: 12:30 PM - 5:00 PM PDT
On Wednesday, March 22 from 12:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., Oregon Care Partners will host a free, instructor-led class in Hood River titled “Navigating Challenging Behaviors: Strengthening Communications Skills “ designed to help anyone who cares for an aging Oregonian communicate effectively with older adults exhibiting challenging behaviors, such as anger and withdrawing. This half-day class is free of charge, thanks to funding from the State of Oregon and partnerships with trusted non-profits including the Alzheimer’s Association and Oregon Health Care Association. WHAT: The class is designed to help anyone who cares for an aging Oregonian develop communication strategies and techniques to support a positive approach to behavioral challenges common in older adults. A professional instructor will share real-world experience in an interactive classroom environment. This class is free, thanks to funding by the State of Oregon. WHO: This class is designed for anyone who cares for an aging Oregonian. Individuals that provide care for an aging family member or loved one, as well as those who work in professional caregiver settings, public safety or social work, are invited to attend this free class. Visit www.OregonCarePartners.com to register and sign up. WHEN: March 22, 2017 12:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. WHERE: Hampton Inn & Suites Hood River 1 Nichols Parkway Hood River, OR 97031 Visit www.OregonCarePartners.com to register and sign up for this no-cost class.