SOCIAL WORKERS BREAKFAST

Section

  • Date:
  • Time: 8:15am - 9:15am
  • Track: Networking

Chair: Dawn E. Butler, JD, MSW
Please join other social workers and social work students at the Social Workers Breakfast session. This session will provide an opportunity to meet, network, and collaborate with other social workers in the field of aging.  The session will also include opportunities to discuss experiences and projects related to collaborations between health care systems and community-based organizations.  

Using Video to Engage Health Professionals in Learning How to Support Caregivers: Success of the “No Roadmap: Caregiver Journeys” Curriculum
This exciting presentation will include viewing a short film titled “No Roadmap: Caregiver Journeys” and include a discussion around curriculum used to sensitize future health care providers to the challenges and realities of family caregiving for older loved ones.   

Presenter:  Margaret Sanders, M.A., L.S.W. Assistant Professor Family and Community Medicine, Director, Office of Palliative Care and Associate Director Office of Geriatrics Northeast Ohio Medical University