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Home Care Assistance Hosts Free Public Webinar on Caregiver Stress and Ways to Prevent Burnout

mindful_caregiverWe invite you to join us for the next webinar in our Healthy Longevity Webinar Series on Thursday, July 24th at 10 AM Pacific, 1 PM Eastern. Led by licensed clinical social worker and award-winning author Nancy Kriseman, the webinar will cover the most common causes of caregiver stress and ways to prevent burnout by becoming more self-aware. In particular, Nancy will discuss mindfulness and the spirit-side of caregiving, two coping strategies presented in her latest book, The Mindful Caregiver: Finding Ease in the Caregiving Journey. This webinar will offer real time solutions caregivers can use in their everyday routines to feel more empowered and hopeful. There will be a special focus on how to help caregivers who struggle with unrealistic expectations and have difficulty letting go of how their loved ones used to be. Nancy will reserve the last 15 minutes of the webinar for a Q&A session, so we encourage webinar attendees to come prepared with questions.

Space is limited, so make sure to reserve your seat as soon as possible by registering here: http://bit.ly/caregivermindfulness.

Nancy has a Masters in Social Work and a Specialist in Aging Degree from the University of Michigan as well as a B.A. in Psychology from the University of Florida. As a licensed clinical social worker, Nancy has worked with older people and their families for more than 30 years. She is currently in private practice and presents workshops on caregiving and dementia across the country. As an adjunct faculty member at Kennesaw State University, she taught courses on aging, and death and dying. Nancy’s first book, The Caring Spirit Approach to Eldercare: A Training Guide for Professionals and Families, has won national awards from the American Society on Aging, Hunter College and National Council on Aging.

The next webinar in our series will be held on Wednesday, August 27th at 10am Pacific, 1pm Eastern. Presented by Suzanne Steinbaum, cardiologist, Director of Women’s Heart Health at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, National Spokesperson for the American Heart Association’s Go Red Campaign, and author of Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum’s Heart Book: Every Woman’s Guide to a Heart Healthy Life, the webinar will provide insight into the health issues surrounding heart disease in women and the specific steps that can be taken to prevent it.

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