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Courses and Descriptions

HEAL-9003Caring for an Aging Parent

Today many adults are finding themselves caring for their aging parents while continuing to juggle their family and work responsibilities. This interactive workshop will provide useful tools, information and resources on how to manage the various aspects of caring for aging parents. Topics include: understanding the aging process; assisting with activities of daily living; ensuring a safe home environment; interpersonal strain and difficult conversations; dealing with Alzheimer's, dementia and Parkinson's Disease, understanding the different levels of care, housing options and health care systems; important legal and financial matters such as power of attorney, wills and advance planning for the final stages of life; and useful coping strategies for caregiver stress.
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