Virtual Learning Event #3 - Empowering Caregivers and Families

Event Description

This is session 3 of 3 of the 2016 Virtual Learning Event hosted by the Military Caregiving Concentration Area.

Military helping professionals identify communication as a significant challenge in their work with Service members and families. This session will provide an in-depth look at effective practices for communicating sensitive topics. Highlighting real-life challenges and solutions, case studies, practices from the field and a panel of professionals will be employed in addressing some of the most pressing communication issues military helping professionals face.

Military helping professionals participating in this session will be able to:

  • Identify practices which promote effective communication.
  • Apply communication practices which promote trust.
  • Identify communication practices which promote client efficacy.

Certificate of Completion

How to Join

You may connect via the APAN Connect system or Ustream. For tech support for either system, email us at

  • APAN Connect (direct interaction with presenters and audience)

    • To get the URL for the webinar, register in the grey box at the top-right of this page

    • Go mobile by viewing on the Adobe Connect app (Android & iPhone compatible)

    • If you cannot access APAN Connect, view via YouTube Live

  • YouTube Live (broadcast only, limited interaction)

Visit our How to Join page for full information on viewing options and troubleshooting tips.

Created by Hannah Hyde