February 2018 Webinars about Caregiving

February 2018 Webinars about Caregiving

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 day of the live webinar (in most cases). All webinars listed are free.  Here is a webinar that be of interest to caregivers in February 2018…

Wednesday, February 7, 10:00-11:00am

“Alzheimer’s and Wandering”

Program: Wandering is a significant issue for people living with Alzheimer’s disease and their loved ones (and can appear with other neurological conditions). According to the Alzheimer’s Association, three out of five people with Alzheimer’s disease will wander. If not found within 24 hours, up to half of individuals who wander will suffer serious injury or death. To get the facts about the risks of wandering and what families need to know, be sure to register for this month’s web seminar.

Presenter: Lakelyn Hogan, gerontologist, caregiver advocate for Home Instead Senior Care

Presented by: Home Instead Senior Care  and American Society on Aging


Archived webinars


Wednesday, February 28, 9:00-10:00am

“Healing from Decision Fatigue”

Program: Does it seem like you are the only one who makes decisions? Is all the responsibility for caring for your loved one on your shoulders alone? Denise will focus on understanding why handling decisions can help you become a better caregiver and provide more comfort and a sense of accomplishment for yourself.

Presenter: Denise M. Brown, founder, CareGiving.com


Wednesday, February 28, 11:00am-12:00pm

“Five Tips for Improving a Difficult Caregiving Day”

Program: Caregiving can be a roller coaster: Some days you’re enjoying the ride and some days you’re holding on for dear life. It can be unpredictable and downright difficult! This webinar will provide you with five tips to help your day be a little less stressful. There will be plenty of time for your questions as well.

Presenter: Lindsey Vajpeyi, BA, ADC/MC, Insight Memory Care Center

Presented by: Family Caregiver Alliance


Archived webinars