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Virtual Learning Event #3 - Empowering Caregivers and Families

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 11:00 am EDT

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...

Virtual Learning Event #2 - Challenges Facing Families in Crisis

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at 11:00 am EDT

Event Description This is session 2 of 3 of the 2016 Virtual Learning Event hosted by the Military Caregiving Concentration Area.All families experience struggles and points of crisis. Military families face many of the same concerns but with different challenges due to...

Virtual Learning Event #1 - Communication for Interpersonal Relationships

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 11:00 am EDT

Event DescriptionThis is session 1 of 3 of the 2016 Virtual Learning Event hosted by the Military Caregiving Concentration Area.Interpersonal communication is a core feature of everyday life. It is fundamental to how we care for loved ones, support family members, connect with...

TRICARE® Extended Care Health Option (ECHO)

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 11:00 am EDT

The webinar will discuss the ECHO program, which provides supplemental services to active duty family members (ADFMs) with qualifying mental or physical disabilities. ECHO services and supplies beyond those offered by the basic TRICARE health benefits program will be...

Communication "In the Crunch"

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 11:00 am EDT

We all have the intention to communicate clearly and frequently are able to make this happen. However, under stress or “In the Crunch,” most of us revert to less skillful styles of making our point. It can be helpful to recognize these styles which present obstacles to...

ADHD, Anxiety, and Autism: Practical Approaches to Child Psychiatry

Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at 11:00 am EDT

The special needs webinar will be an interactive session provided by a Board Certified Child Psychiatrist that will focus on two very common disorders in childhood, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Anxiety. Participants will also have the opportunity to...

Test Your Caregiver IQ

Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 11:00 am EST

Find out how much you know about today’s caregivers by testing your caregiver IQ in this webinar session. Your caregiver IQ will highlight your overall understanding of who caregivers are, their similarities and differences, challenges and joys they experience and ways you...

Financial Planning for Military Caregivers

Wednesday, December 9, 2015 at 11:00 am EST

Worries about finances may be a source of great stress for caregivers and their families. For military family caregivers, finances may have a big impact on their ability to manage day-to-day and, eventually, retire. As the holidays approach we begin to take an especially...

Recharging! Combating Compassion Fatigue

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 11:00 am EST

Centered around a theme of reenergizing and rejuvenating the work environment, this FREE web-based learning opportunity is open to the public and will be similar to a professional conference – no travel involved! Part 3 of the Virtual Learning Event Session will focus on...

Relating! Caring and Culture

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at 11:00 am EST

Centered around a theme of reenergizing and rejuvenating the work environment, this FREE web-based learning opportunity is open to the public and will be similar to a professional conference – no travel involved! Part 2 of the Virtual Learning Event Session will focus on ...

Rethinking! Creating New Strategies to Build Trust and Credibility

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 at 11:00 am EDT

Centered around a theme of reenergizing and rejuvenating the work environment, this FREE web-based learning opportunity is open to the public and will be similar to a professional conference – no travel involved! Part 1 of the Virtual Learning Event Session will highlight...

Going to College: A Guide to Transition Planning for Those with Disabilities

Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at 11:00 am EDT

Certificate of Completion: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_cPbVerY8EphcpTf In the 21st century, receiving appropriate postsecondary education is key to successful employment and decent quality of life. This webinar provides an overview of the transition from...

Empowering Those We Help: Building Trust and Credibility

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at 11:00 am EDT

This training will provide an overview of strategies for military helping professionals in serving as effective resources for families. The focus will be on how military service professionals can facilitate effective problem solving and other activities with families...

The Value of Respite for Family Caregivers

Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Mary Brintnall-Peterson

As a professional working with family caregivers it helps to recognize why caregivers don’t know what respite is and why they are reluctant to use it. Often caregivers don’t realize the benefits of respite and are concerned about the “who, what and where” of...

Promoting Knowledge Gain & Behavior Change Through Effective Education

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Andy Crocker

This session will focus on the theme of working with lay audiences to elicit knowledge gain and behavior change. We’ve spent more than a year providing military helping professionals top-notch content and subject-matter expertise on a variety of relevant topics but we’ve...