CARING FOR YOU WHILE YOU CARE FOR THEM
Guest Speaker: Rita Holt, Medical Social Worker
Part 1: Legal Documents
Guest Speaker: Dustin Crouse, Attorney with Knoxville Elder Law
This session covers important legal documents to have in place so that your family understands your wishes regarding your health care as you age. How to ensure that your wishes are carried out regarding your estate and its disbursement.
Part 2: Veterans Affairs
Guest Speaker: Mark Lett from Veterans Administration
Part 2 of this session covers federal benefits for veterans, dependents and survivors.
Part 1: Using a Positive Physical Approach™ (PPA™)
Guest Speaker: Maureen Willis, RN, BSN
We will explore the visual processing changes that occur with aging and the impact of these changes for a person living with dementia. We will look at the rationale for the use of the PPA™ for communication and interaction as opposed to a traditional social interaction when care partnering with a person living with dementia.
Part 2: Can We Talk? Starting The Conversation
Guest Speaker: Elaine Wilson LCSW, CCM
A presentation to help spark conversations about end of life issues, planning, and wishes.
The COAP support group will meet 6:30-8:30P in the Fireside Room @ the Harrison Lane Campus on the following dates:
If you have questions, please email: COAP@2RC.tv