WAUKESHA COUNTY FAMILY CAREGIVER CONFERENCE – SEPTEMBER 6
Waukesha, WIS. – The Aging and Disability Resource Center of Waukesha County (ADRC) will hold its annual Family Caregiver Conference – September 6 at Waukesha County Technical College Richard T. Anderson Education Center. The seminar is funded by the Older Americans Act Title IIIE.
This year's theme is “Empowering Caregivers Through The Seasons Of Change”
Keynote Speaker will be Lynda Markut, Education & Family Support Coordinator,
Alzheimer’s Association, Southeastern Wisconsin Chapter
Her presentation will be on how caregivers cope, and how no caregiver expects
Financial Management – Critical Conversations
Barbara Horstmeyer, CSA, GCM, Senior Planning Group, Inc.
The Priority of Self – Loving Yourself to Love Others
Reverend Russell Hurst, Chaplain, VITAS Innovative Hospice Care®
Care Management – Compassionate Teamwork
Miriam Oliensis-Torres, MSW, LCSW, C-ASWCM, Clinical Director, Stowell & Associates, Care-Managed Home Care
Recipe for Healing – Tear Soup
Pete Reinl, Director, Grief Support Services, Church & Chapel and
Sandra Wolf, RNC, MSN, CT, Bereavement Coordinator, Froedtert
Music - Robin Wohlfeil, BSN-RN, BA-Music, Classical Guitarist
Ins and Outs of VA Benefits
Tom Ludka, Veterans’ Service Officer, Waukesha County
Seasons of Song – Utilizing Music in Caregiving
Nancy Dexter-Schabow, MMT, MT-BC, WMTR, Music Therapist
The seminar runs from 8:30 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. The cost to attend is a $15.00 donation that includes presentations, lunch and resources. For more information about the seminar or to register, please call the ADRC at (262) 548-7848.