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National Family Caregiver’s Month Workshop
November 2 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
NATIONAL FAMILY CAREGIVER’S MONTH WORKSHOP
The Chemung County Department of Aging and Long Term Care Presents an Interactive Workshop on When Elder Care Hurts: How to Juggle Priorities, Set Boundaries, and Feel Good about Saying ‘No!”
Lisa A Kendall, LCSW-R, CSW-G
Lisa Kendall is a social work psychotherapist and clinical gerontologist who has passionately supported well-being for Elders and their care partners for over 35 years in a variety of care settings. Lisa maintains a private consulting practice in Ithaca, NY; is an Educator and Mentor for the Eden Alternative; and teaches that nationally recognized Fieldwork course for the Ithaca College Gerontology Institute.
The workshop will focus on:
- Juggling Priorities: How to identify what is Truly Meaningful
- Setting Limits: The Best Model for understanding Mental Wellness Ever…Looks Like Dancing!
- The Sandwich Crème Cookie Method for Saying “No,” without guilt!
Saturday, Nov. 2, from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Big Flats Community Center 476 Maple Street, Big Flats.
Registration/ Hot Breakfast 8:30 to 9 a.m.
For more information, or to register for this free program please call
Department of Aging and Long Term Care at 737-5520 by Oct. 28.
**This event is intended for family and friend caregivers as well as human service and caregiver professionals
This program is funded by the Chemung County Department of Mental Hygiene & Department of Aging and Long Term Care, the New York State Office for the Aging, and the Older Americans Act.