New Webinar: Sticky Wicket or Cakewalk? Involving Residents’ Loved Ones in Discussions About Care
Date: Nov 04, 2021
Join Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialists (including one who is a nursing home administrator) with deep experience in long-term services and supports settings as they:
Provide practical tips to guide care conference and related conversations with older adults and their family and close friends.
Discuss how to handle challenges when family or close friends have differing desires from the older adult.
Share strategies and talking points to help you approach the process as a complement to care planning based on evidence-informed work.
Virtual Seminar: Creative, Evidence-Based Methods for Conversing with Residents with Communication Challenges
Date: Mar 30, 2021
How do we communicate with older adults whose ability to speak, write, read or understand speech is impaired? Led by Speech-Language Pathology experts Kelly Knollman-Porter and Vanessa Burshnic, this webinar explores common communication challenges among nursing home residents as well as low-tech, low-cost solutions that make a real difference!
We’ve partnered with the Ohio Department of Aging to offer virtual 1-to-1 coaching and on-demand support to Ohio nursing home providers interested in using PAL Cards for a quality improvement project (QIP) in their community. Join us for a brief webinar to learn more about the QIP!