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Free CE for OT- Educating Caregivers of Persons with Huntington’s Disease

Education of Caregivers of Persons with Huntington’s Disease Discuss how the motor symptoms associated with Huntington’s disease affect ADL performance. Be able to suggest coping strategies for the various cognitive and neuropsychiatric changes that often manifest in patients with Huntington’s … Continue reading

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Free CE for OT- Preparing the Home After Discharge from Hospital

Hospital to Home Preparation for Seniors– The costs of hospital readmissions—physical, financial, and emotional—are staggering. If you have a client who is about to return home from a hospital stay, or are a caregiver to an older adult in this … Continue reading

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Free CE for OT- Home Safety in Huntington’s Disease

Promoting Home Safety in Huntington’s Disease– Identify intrinsic factors that compromise home safety in people with Huntington’s disease. Identify extrinsic factors that compromise home safety in people with Huntington’s disease. Identify strategies to improve home safety in people with Huntington’s … Continue reading

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Free CE for OT- Caring for Someone With Alzheimer’s

Caring for Someone With Alzheimers Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias present unique caregiving challenges. This web seminar offers approaches for how to care for people with Alzheimer’s or other dementias. Rather than focus on Alzheimer’s symptoms, diagnosis, treatments and possible … Continue reading

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Free CEU for OT- Senior Citizens & Driving

Seniors and Driving– Families slowly transition their teenagers into driving, but most likely don’t think about transitioning their older loved ones out of driving. As a result, the decision to give up the car keys often is the result of a … Continue reading

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Insights Into Preventing Bullying- Free CE for OT

2015 Conference Welcome & Keynote Address: Queen Bees and Wannabes: Insights Into Preventing Bullying– Rosalind Wiseman, whose book Queen Bees and Wannabes was the inspiration for the movie Mean Girls, is a well known expert on effective (and sometimes surprising) ways … Continue reading

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Free CE for OT- Medication Managment for Seniors

Seniors and Medication Management– Research conducted by Home Instead, Inc., franchisor of the Home Instead Senior Care network, indicates that as the number of prescription medications a person ages 70 or older takes increases, so do challenges with medication management and … Continue reading

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Free AOTA CEUs for OT- Wounded Warriors & the Art of Independence

2014 Conference Welcome & Keynote Address: The Wounded Warrior and the Art of Independence– The use of occupation based practice has been the foundation for recovery in the lives of our wounded service members. This year’s keynote will tell the story … Continue reading

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Free CE for OT- The Emotional Aspects of Caregiving and Solutions to Deal With Them

Understanding the Emotional Aspects of Caregiving– Caregiving can be an emotionally intense experience. Many caregivers can 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 … Continue reading

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Dizziness in Elders- Free CE for Occupational Therapists

Dizziness in Elders– Defined and Differentiated- At one time or other, most people have experienced dizziness, one of the vaguest complaints health professionals face in practice, because what each person calls dizziness differs greatly. Some describe it as poor balance, … Continue reading

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Free CE for OT- Hospice and Palliative Care

Supporting Families through Hospice and Palliative Care No family looks forward to facing the end of life with a loved one. Challenges for family caregivers run the gamut from physical and emotional strain to psychological stress. This web seminar will … Continue reading

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Recovering From Long Lie Time After a Fall- Free CEUs for OT

Complications Resulting from Long Lie Times After a Fall – Falls in older adults have become an epidemic problem that jeopardizes seniors’ chances to live independently. Every year in the U.S., one out of three people age 65 and over … Continue reading

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Returning Home: Preparation for Seniors Discharged from the Hospital- Free CE for OT

Hospital to Home Preparation for Seniors– Eldercare professionals know better than anyone that older adults who are hospitalized sometimes return home in a significantly altered state. Alternately, they may not return home at all. Based on compelling new research, in this … Continue reading

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Depression- Free Course & Free AOTA CEU for Occupational Therapists

Depression– Everyone occasionally feels blue or sad. But these feelings are usually short-lived and pass within a couple of days. When you have depression, it interferes with daily life and causes pain for both you and those who care about … Continue reading

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Mind, Body & Soul- Caring for Senior Citizens- Free CEU for OT

Caring for the Entire Senior – Mind, Body and Soul– For anyone concerned about an aging parent, it is critical to learn about the physical and emotional signs of aging, such as loss of energy or changes in mood that … Continue reading

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Conflict Resolution: the 50/50 Rule- Free AOTA CEUs for OT

Solving Communication Issues within Families– Sibling relationships and the quality of an older adult’s care can be at risk due to unresolved family conflicts, but with the approaches outlined in this webinar, caregiving can make families stronger. This webinar will outline … Continue reading

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Improving Communication with the Elderly Client- Free CE for OT

NO LONGER OFFERED FOR FREE Communicating With the Elderly Recognize the benefits of good communication skills. Explore the special communication needs of the elderly.   1.0 Free AOTA CEUs for Occupational Therapists This course also offers Free CEUs for OTAs, … Continue reading

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Age-Friendly Communities- Free AOTA CEUs for Occupational Therapists

Creating Aging-Friendly Communities– Andrew Scharlach, professor of social welfare at the University of California, Berkeley, presents the latest thinking about the conceptualization and creation of age-friendly communities, and defines what they are, whom they are for, and how they can be … Continue reading

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