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Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Start : 10:00 AM Pacific
End : 11:00 AM Pacific

Part of the Family Caregiver Support Series, sponsored by Home Instead Senior Care

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Includes Complimentary CEUs

Is one of your clients struggling with the effects of arthritis? Do you want to assist but you’re unsure how? This web seminar focuses on caring for someone with arthritis, from symptoms and warning signs to diagnosis and medical treatment. Home Instead Senior Care, with the Arthritis Foundation, provides invaluable tips for living with arthritis, as well as helpful coping and support resources.

 Participants in this web seminar will be able to:

  • Describe arthritis prevention and programs;
  • Understand how to talk to an older adult loved one about arthritis; and,
  • Take advantage of self-help aids and tools.

Presenter:

Molly Carpenter is an author, speaker, trainer and family caregiver, and brings years of personal and professional eldercare experience and training to families dealing with dementia. Carpenter works with a team responsible for ensuring that the Home Instead Senior Care network’s 60,000 caregivers worldwide have the resources necessary to effectively provide quality care in the home and understand the importance of their work enhancing the lives of those they serve. Carpenter holds a bachelor’s of science in family science with a gerontology specialization from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, and a master’s degree in education with a gerontology specialization from the University of Nebraska-Omaha.

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