Karen is the supervisor of the Mindful Hearts Dementia Program with theWinnifred Stewart Association in Edmonton. Over the past thirty years Karen has been exploring related passions: working in the field of disability services, and developing and facilitating employee training programs. Mindful Hearts combines them both, having started as a research project to investigate a more proactive approach to supporting people with dementia evolving into an employee training program.
Wednesday 18th Nov
Mindful Hearts - An Approach to Dementia Care
Mindful Hearts is an approach and model of care developed to support individuals who have dementia. The approach is proactive so regular application of the techniques reduces anxiety, frustration and agitation and both the individual and the care partner experience a more positive day. In this session, participants will review facts about dementia, function and ability changes and Mindful Hearts techniques to better support and engage with people who have dementia.
Format: Zoom webinar
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Webinar ID: 974 4977 5839