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         Tuesday, July 14, 2015               The Abbey

   Thursday, September 17, 2015           St. Dominic Village

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HGS Spring Program & Dinner

 

Date:

  

 

Tuesday, May 14, 2015

Time:  

5:30 pm networking, followed by Program & Dinner at 6:30 pm

Topic:  

The Care & Feeding of the Geriatric Care Professional
Ethical Implications, Compassion Fatigue and Boundaries

Presenter:  

Russell Alan Gainer, MSSW, LCSW
San Antonio-Based Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW and Clinical Supervisor Professional Speaker & Educator Experienced in Hospice Counseling, Home Care Operations.


Objectives:   Learn how elder care professionals may evaluate one's ability to perform when personal life circumstances bring stress, trauma or debilitation.  What are the effects of Compassion Fatigue and its impact on our performance?  This discussion examines Texas State Board of SW Examiners Rules and guidelines in how to navigate these issues.


Location:  

The Forum at Memorial Woods
777 N. Post Oak Rd., Houston, TX 77024
Phone:  (713) 956-0870

About our Host:

The Forum at Memorial is a full-service senior living community providing elegant independent living, assisted living apartments and Healthcare Center for skilled nursing and rehabilitation.  Also provided is Five Star's award-winning Bridge to Rediscovery Alzheimer's and Dementia Care Program, as well as, guest and respite/short stay programs.

Cost Dinner & Program:

The Dinner/Program cost is $25 for Non-Members and $15 for Supporting Members.  For Students/Ombudsmen who are Members, the evening fee is $5.  Dinner is free for members who are at the Sustaining & Corporate Membership Levels.  The reduced fee for Guests attending with a Member is $20.

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