Sessions Tagged With 'military family caregiving'

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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

Research has shown that all students and especially those receiving special education who follow a carefully crafted transition plan are more likely to achieve post-secondary success. Helping professionals can craft these plans, but many may not be aware of the various...

Estate Planning for Families With Special Needs

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Martie Gillen, Andy Crocker

This is a free webinar hosted by the Personal Finance and Military Caregiving concentration areas of the Military Families Learning Network.Planning for the future is something everyone should devote substantial time and thought to but especially families with special needs....

Medicaid: Taking Stock of an Essential Program in Uncertain Times

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

To receive a CEU credit OR certificate of completion, please complete the evaluation survey found at: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9QtJ3isA4PqXyf3 Medicaid is a state-federal program that provides essential services and benefits for low-income families and...

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...

The Caregiver in the Room: Considerations for Providers Working with Families

Wednesday, April 26, 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_9p1bgzeNPvv64GF This training session will examine interpersonal communication skills and strategies for providers collaborating with family...

Successful Transition for Students with Special Needs: What resources are available to you?

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

To receive CE credits or certificate of completion, please complete the evaluation and post-test found at: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3wveOhsUph3lq1T Research has shown that all students and especially those receiving special education who follow a carefully...

Medicare 2017 & What it Means for You

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 11:00 am EST

To receive CE credits or certificate of completion, please complete the evaluation and post-test found at: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9nkYGdE5DKc4MQd Medicare is the federal health insurance program for adults over age 65 and other qualified individuals. While...

Chronic Illness: Empowering Families in the Journey - Part 2

Thursday, January 26, 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/SE/?SID=SV_blojt7trvXXDYy1 This free webinar is the second session of a 2-part series hosted by MFLN Family Transitions, Family Development,...

Chronic Illness: Empowering Families in the Journey - Part 1

Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 11:00 am EST

Evaluation/CEUs: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_2lfvK2p2CXh0vwpThis is a FREE professional development webinar hosted by MFLN Family Transitions, Family Development, Military Caregiving, and Nutrition and Wellness.The MFLN's Family Development, Family Transitions,...

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...