Many caregivers cannot leave home due to caregiving responsibilities. You can participate in a web-based seminar — or webinar — from the privacy of your home. Join either live or view the archived version within a few days of the live webinar (in most cases). All webinars listed are free. Here are webinars that may be of interest to caregivers in January 2017…
Wednesday, January 11th, 10:00-11:00am
“Emotional Aspects of Caregiving”
Program: Caregiving can be an emotionally intense experience. Many caregivers experience negative feelings, which they may bury or deny. Doing this can lead to unhealthy emotional and physical states. If you are a caregiver, or work with someone who is, this web seminar will help identify the difficult feelings and emotions that can arise from caregiving, and offer solutions for dealing with them.
Presented by: American Society on Aging and Home Instead Senior Care
Presenter: Lakelyn Hogan caregiver advocate, Home Instead Senior Care
Wednesday, January 25th, 9:00-10:00am
“Three Healing Meditations”
Program: Denise will lead you through three meditations which will help you heal your emotional hurts. During the webinar, you will simply relax as Denise guides you through three meditations.
Presenter: Denise M. Brown
Thursday, January 26th, 4:00-4:30pm
“I’ve Had It Up to Here: Coping with Stress While Caregiving”
Program: Have you ever had a day when you’ve “had it up to here!”? There is no doubt that as a caregiver, you are facing tremendous day-to-day trials and the stress that stems from them. In this webinar we’ll discuss how stress affects you physically and emotionally as well ways to cope with it. We’ll address these from a standpoint of positivity and hope. Our goal is that you’ll walk away refreshed and ready to handle the next challenges your caregiving responsibilities will most surely bring.
Presented by Janet Edmunson M.Ed.
Please note that archived webinars are available for approximately one month after broadcast.