02/22/2017 - 03/22/2017
On Tuesday, February 21 from 12:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., Oregon Care Partners will host a free, instructor-led class in Portland titled “Navigating Challenging Behaviors: Strengthening Communications Skills “ designed to help anyone who cares for an aging Oregonian communicate effectively with older adults exhibiting challenging behaviors, such as anger and withdrawing. This half-day class is free of charge, thanks to funding from the State of Oregon and partnerships with trusted non-profits including the Alzheimer’s Association and Oregon Health Care Association.
WHAT: The class is designed to help anyone who cares for an aging Oregonian develop communication strategies and techniques to support a positive approach to behavioral challenges common in older adults. A professional instructor will share real-world experience in an interactive classroom environment. This class is free, thanks to funding by the State of Oregon.
WHO: This class is designed for anyone who cares for an aging Oregonian. Individuals that provide care for an aging family member or loved one, as well as those who work in professional caregiver settings, public safety or social work, are invited to attend this free class. Visit www.OregonCarePartners.com to register and sign up.
WHEN: February 21, 2017
12:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
WHERE: OMEF Event Center
11740 SW 68th Parkway, Suite 100
Portland, OR 97223
Visit www.OregonCarePartners.com to register and sign up for this no-cost class.Location
OMEF Event Center