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You Got This – Fostering Resilience in Older Adults 11:00 am
You Got This – Fostering Resilience in Older Adults @ Online
Aug 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
SCR CONNECTions is a monthly web conference presented by the National Network of Libraries of Medicine South Central Region on various topics of interest to health sciences librarians and others. The webinar highlights topics such as NLM databases, subject specific resources, and technology topics. Speaker: Patty Bordie, Director of the Area Agency on Aging & Aging and Disability Center (ADRC) of the Capital Area Resilience: the process of adapting well in the face of significant sources of distress plays an increasingly important role in successful aging. Learn more about ways aging network providers and community partners can support older adults in problem solving, preparing for challenges and cultivating this essential component for well-being across the lifespan. This webinar is hosted by the National Network of Libraries of Medicine South Central Region.
Ask the Expert: Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health Project 1:30 pm
Ask the Expert: Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health Project @ Online
Aug 14 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Join the Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health Project for an online “Ask the expert” live session with Dr. Clare Pain. You will have the opportunity to pose questions related to your work with immigrants and refugees. This will be applicable to settlement, social and health service providers; however, this session may be more clinical in nature. This session is hosted by the Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health Project.
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Ontario Health Teams and Community Mental Health and Addictions: Are You Ready? 12:00 pm
Ontario Health Teams and Community Mental Health and Addictions: Are You Ready? @ Online
Aug 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
For community mental health and addictions organizations in the province of Ontario, the countdown is now on. The first Ontario Health Teams (OHTs) will be announced sometime in the Fall of 2019. OHT’s will be required to measure, report on and improve performance across a standardized framework of domains linked to the ‘Quadruple Aim’: better patient and population health outcomes; better patient, family and caregiver experience; better provider experience; and better value. OHT’s will also need to demonstrate high quality care that is informed by the best available evidence and clinical standards with an ongoing focus on the best possible outcomes through continuous quality improvement.
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Anger Solutions – Summer Training
Anger Solutions – Summer Training @ Thorold
Aug 21 – Aug 23 all-day
Everything you need to run an effective group counseling or coaching sessions in one package! Are you frustrated with the time and effort required to research and develop effective anger tools? Need a solid base of tools and resources? The Anger Solutions Program as developed by Julie Christiansen, MA over 4 years of study and practical use. It has been delivered to over 150 agencies across Ontario for over 20 years, and is currently in use by various corrections-based, addictions and recovery, and social service agencies across Canada and internationally. Facilitator Boot Camp August 21, 2019 $397+HST/person All training materials included. Train The Trainer 3-Day Intensive Course August 21-23, 2019 $1,197+HST/person All training materials and first year license included.
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Supporting the Rainbow Community in Long-Term Care 1:30 pm
Supporting the Rainbow Community in Long-Term Care @ Online
Aug 22 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
This is the second webinar in a series of two, focusing on the LGBTQI2S+ community living in long-term care homes. This session will address a variety of real case scenarios and challenges provided by registered attendees. Learning objectives: Learn strategies to build culturally-competent staff and volunteer teams Gain a deeper understanding of how to create a culture in your LTC home that feels welcoming and safe to LGBTQ residents Explore opportunities to communicate effectively to residents, families, and the public that you are an LGBTQI2S-friendly and inclusive home This webinar is hosted by Ontario Centres for Learning, Research & Innovation in Long-Term Care.
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Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) 8:30 am
Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) @ TBA
Aug 28 @ 8:30 am – Aug 29 @ 4:30 pm
ASIST is a two-day workshop that provides practical training for caregivers seeking to prevent the immediate risk of suicide. Participants in the workshop learn how to: Recognize invitations to help. Reach out and offer support. Review the risk of suicide. Apply a suicide intervention model. Link people with community resources. Please contact dcniagara@distresscentreniagara.com to register. This workshop is hosted by Distress Centre Niagara.
Self-Care for the Caregiver 12:30 pm
Self-Care for the Caregiver @ Alzheimer Society of Niagara Region
Aug 28 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Self-Care for the Caregiver is a 16-week educational program designed to help you learn how to take better care of yourself. Presenter: Denise Verreault, Director of Programs and Services, Alzheimer Society of Niagara Region This program occurs every Wednesday from 12:30-3:30 p.m. from August 28, 2019 to December 11, 2019.
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