Free Continuing Education Webinar: Reducing the Risk of Falls for Older Adults

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Free Continuing Education Webinar: Reducing the Risk of Falls for Older Adults

April 6, 2018 @ 7:30 am - 8:30 am

Complimentary CONTINUING EDUCATION WEBINAR!

Fall Risk Reduction: Learn about the causes and risk factors for falls among older adults, which is the leading cause of death and injury for the elderly. Also covered are guidelines for how to prevent falls, techniques for how to safely transfer, and how to safely get up a er a fall has occurred.

At the completion of the course, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify reasons why falls occur
  • Describe tips for preventing a fall before it happens
  • Identify safety techniques that help with a safe transfer
  • Describe how to safely get up from a fall

Presenter: Karyl Dupee is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, and the Clinical Supervisor of Senior Services at St. Jude Medical Center where she oversees community outreach programs for seniors. She also hosts the North Orange County Senior Collaborative, facilitates the Healing Hearts bereavement group, helped to develop and publish the Senior Resource Guide, and teaches a free Senior Resource & Planning Class 101 for seniors and caregivers.

REGISTER HERE for the Event
Join us on the first Friday of each month for a FREE webinar that offers one (1) hour of continuing education credit* for RCFE, NHAP, BRN and CAMFT/BBS. Don’t miss a single opportunity to conveniently earn CEUs and increase your professional skills and knowledge. Register today: limited to first 100 registrants.
*Requirements for CE credit: participants must attend for a minimum of 60 minutes, have access to both audio and visual elements, respond to poll questions during the webinar and return the completed course evaluation
For additional information about Alzheimer’s Orange County’s continuing education policies, including accommodations for a disability, reporting a grievance, requesting a refund and certificates of completion, go to: www.alzoc.org/cepolicies
BBS/CAMFT: Alzheimer’s Orange County (AOC) is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT) to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and LEPs. Course meets the qualifications for 1 hour of continuing education credit as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. AOC CE Provider # 134760.
BRN: Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN), Alzheimer’s Orange County, Provider #CEP 14757, for 1 contact hour.
NHAP: Approved by the Nursing Home Administrator Program (NHAP) for 1 hour of webinar continuing education credit – NHAP Vendor #CEP 1776. Course Approval Number: 1776001-6299/P. RCFE: Approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS) for 1 hour of webinar continuing education units for RCFE administrator recertification. Course Approval Number: 147-0145- 30336. Alzheimer’s Orange County, Vendor #2000147-740-2.

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Date:
April 6, 2018
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7:30 am - 8:30 am
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