Minneapolis VA Health Care System
Problem Solving & Effective Communication for Caregivers
[Pre-Registration Required by July 24]
Are you a Caregiver? Would you like to learn how to solve a problem you're facing? Or improve the way you communicate with the Veteran you care for and other important people in your life?
What You Will Learn:
•A 5-step approach to Problem Solving
•To Apply these 5-steps to a Problem You are Facing
•To Communicate Assertively
o I- Statements
o Empathic Listening
o Verbal Aikido
To attend this presentation you must register and have a smart device with a microphone. Registration deadline is 7/24/20. To register for the calls please contact the Caregiver Program at 612-467-5405.
The National Caregiver Support Program invites caregivers of Veterans who receive care from VA and Veterans caring for another to attend this free program. Talk with your local Caregiver Support Coordinator (CSC) to learn more and register to attend. This 2-hour course will be presented virtually to caregivers in their homes. It will be taught by a VA Caregiver Center Training Instructor, and it will include lecture, question and answer group discussion, and recommendations for personal planning. Everyone will receive a Problem Solving and Effective Communications Workbook to follow along during the presentation.
Date: Tuesday, August 4, 2020
Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM CT