||The Community Professionals Training Series on ADRD continues with a presentation by Elizabeth Mulvaney, MSW, LCSW. Professor Mulvaney’s presentation will discuss how to support people with Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias. The course objectives for this presentation includes:
- Become aware of how ADRD impacts different socioeconomic status, sexual identity, and citizenship
- Understand the risks associated with caregiver and be familiar with a caregiver burden screening tool
- Know how to apply active listening to empathic/supporting communicating skills for persons with ADRD and their families
- Become aware of formal resources and strategies to use both formal and informal resources to meet these needs
Elizabeth Mulvaney, MSW, LCSW, Lecturer, School of Social Work, University of Pittsburgh
Register for this event here.
Continuing education credits can be offered to L/CSW, LPC, LMFT (PA) and Nursing. No cost for the first 40 professional CE registrants; $10 for all others.
This learning activity is being jointly provided by the University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing. The School is an accredited provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Participants completing the learning activity may be awarded a maximum of 1.5 contact hours.
Program supported by Health Resources and Services Administration Grant #U1QHP28736