Communicating and Advocating with Medical Professionals

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September 10, 2014
3:00pm-5:00pm
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San Carlos Adult Day Services
787 Walnut Street
San Carlos, CA 94070

It is quite likely that you as the family caregiver have found yourself gradually assuming, month-by month, the role of taking care of your loved one as dementia or other disabling illness has taken hold, and a first encounter with the health care system has left you confused and with a feeling of the system being very impersonal. This 1-day FREE workshop helps to clarify the current realities of the health care experience, teaches you how to identify and use more effective communication techniques with health care professionals, and to practice powerful communication tools and techniques in order to be a better advocate on behalf of your loved one.

Presenter: Christina Irving, LCSW, Family Caregiver Alliance

Contact the Education Coordinator to register at 800-445-8106 ext. 313 or email [email protected] with your name and the class that you are signing up for, thank you!

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