Understanding and Managing Caregiver's Own Emotions and Self Care
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As a caregiver the very best thing you can do for those who depend on you is to take care of yourself!

Caregivers are expected to welcome children who have been traumatized into their homes and invest emotionally and physically into the children. Caregivers are expected to separate gracefully when the time comes for the children to move on. The caregiver’s responsibilities and personal sacrifices in caring for someone else can be challenging for even the most experienced caregivers.

This 6 hour focused topic training for caregivers teaches how to reduce your stress, find more energy and improve your resilience while you care for difficult children and demanding expectations.  The course includes opportunities for self-reflection and insight, short term goal setting and practical self-care and stress reduction techniques.

Luanne Hawley has been a licensed foster parent for 25 years, as well as a relative care provider and adoptive parent. She has been an advocate for Foster Parents and Care Providers having provided support services through the FIRST (Foster Intervention and Retention Support Team) program for many years.

Audience Description: 

Caregivers

Topics: 
Caregiver Skills
Caregiver Support and Information
Delivery Method: 
Classroom
Webinar
Training Level: 
In-Service
Hours: 
6
Audience: 
Caregivers
Is this course eligible for STARS credit?: 
No
Course Requires Coaching Session?: 
No
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Classes Available

Webinar

Caregivers Register Here

  • Nov 16, 2020 1:00PM to 4:00PM
  • Nov 17, 2020 1:00PM to 4:00PM

Caregivers Register Here

  • Jan 21, 2021 1:00PM to 4:00PM
  • Jan 22, 2021 1:00PM to 4:00PM