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Successful Transition for Students with Special Needs: Advocating for Universal Design for Learning in Classrooms

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 11:00 am EST

To receive a CEU credit OR certificate of completion, please complete the evaluation survey found at: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_8eTux5ghKsKIwNT Research has shown that all students and especially those receiving special education who follow a carefully...

Hidden Heroes: Caregiver Stress and What to Do About It

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

To receive CE credits or certificate of completion, please complete the survey at: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_00N41Na9ff4Qw4t May is Month of the Military Caregiver. Join us as we address family caregiving: its role in society, the stress associated with it and...

Month of the Family Caregiver: Organizations Responding to Hidden Heroes

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at 11:00 am EST

Event Description: During the month of November – National Family Caregiver Month – a lot of attention is paid to caregivers and the critical roles they play. However, when we think about caregivers and community-based resources and supports, we often only think about...

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...

Listening Session: Working Together in Addressing Sensitive Topics

Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at 11:00 am EDT

Military Caregivers often recognize that it is difficult for those that they work with to discuss sensitive topics relating to health and wellbeing. This active listening session will set the stage for the MFLN – Military Caregiving concentration’s 2016 Virtual Learning...

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...

Twitter Chat - Financial Planning for Military Caregivers

Thursday, December 10, 2015 at 10:00 am EST

Join the MFLN Military Caregiving and Personal Finance concentration areas as we host a 30-minute Twitter Chat on financial planning for military caregivers. You can follow the conversation using the following hashtag: #MFLNchatQuestion and answers will be provided during the...

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...