Focus Course: Working with Families

2 CEUs

Helping families cope with the distress of dementia care.

 Course Outline:

  • What the five stages of grieving are, and how families experience them
  • How working cooperatively with families can make your job easier
  • How family challenges can affect the way family members relate to you
  • Simple, non-technical ways to help family members cope
  • How to begin developing a genuine caring partnership with every family member

About the Instructor

sharon-brothersSharon K. Brothers, MSW brings over 30 years’ experience in senior care services to her passion as the founder and CEO of the Institute for Professional Care Education. Sharon has an advanced degree in social work and leadership experience in multi-state Assisted Living corporations. She has been a developer, owner and operator of dementia care assisted living communities and has deep expertise as an educator for all levels of staff within the care profession.