Event Calendar

Friday, August 21, 2020

Webinar: “Communication and Connection Strategies While Using PPE”

Start Date: 8/21/2020 12:00 PM EDT
End Date: 8/21/2020 1:00 PM EDT

Venue Name: Virtual Webinar

Location:
VA  United States 

Organization Name: Garrett Realty Partners

Contact:
Micah Hunt
Email: mhunt@ggrva.com
Phone: (757) 879-2660

View the event flyer.

Teepa Snow will be speaking on “Communication and Connection Strategies While Using PPE”. Pease submit your RSVP to Micah Hunt at mhunt@ggrva.com, and we hope you will join us for this truly educational program!

Today’s Voice for Dementia, Teepa Snow is one of the world’s leading advocates and educators for anyone living with dementia. Teepa’s philosophy is reflective of her education, work experience, medical research, and first-hand caregiving experiences. Her advocacy efforts led her to the development of the GEMS® dementia classification model and the Positive Approach® to Care training strategies. Teepa Snow is an occupational therapist with 40 years of rich and varied clinical and academic experience. She presents with extraordinary expertise and humor to audiences large and small throughout the world. Her GEMS® State Model for understanding progression and change in ability, combined with her PAC™ Skills, form practical and effective strategies and techniques for individuals and agencies seeking to optimize care and support for those living with dementia and their care partners. These user-friendly approaches provide guidance and leadership to national efforts to promote best practices. PAC is collaboratively working to change the culture of dementia care, one mind at a time in over 30 countries worldwide.


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Upcoming VALA Webinars

VALA is proud to offer upcoming webinars for assisted living administrators, regional staff members, caregivers, nurses, and other staff members. The webinars will offer a variety of continuing education credits dependent upon the topics (i.e. NAB, Nursing, Social Work). Many of the webinars are held live with the ability of participants to interact with the presenter during the webinar.