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Healthy U – Diabetes Self-Management Workshop in Bellefontaine

Healthy U/Diabetes Self-Management is a small group workshop that meets weekly for six weeks.  This proven program is designed for adults with type 2 diabetes and pre-diabetes, and their caregivers.  Get the support you need and find practical ways to achieve your goals.

Tuesdays, February 27 through April 3, 2018

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Workshops are free and open to adults of any age and/or their caregivers.  Lunch will be served from 11:00 a.m. to noon for those who wish to join this congregate meal site funded by the Older Americans Act in partnership with LifeCare Alliance.

 

Workshop size is limited and advance registration is required. Call Barbara Rose today to register or click on REGISTER below to send your contact information to the Area Agency on Aging.

 

Date: February 27, 2018

Time: noon to 2:30 p.m.

Location:
Shawnee Springs
400 Kristina Drive, Bellefontaine

Call: 937-592-0912

Area Agency on Aging Advisory Council

Date: February 28, 2018

Time: 10:00 a.m.

Location:
Tipp City

Area Agency on Aging Board of Trustees

Date: February 28, 2018

Time: 4:00 p.m.

Location:
Dayton

March

Healthy U – Chronic Disease Self-Management Workshop in Eaton

Healthy U/Chronic Disease Self-Management is a small group workshop that meets weekly for six weeks. This proven program helps you to better manage long-term health problems. Get the support you need and find practical ways to achieve your goals.

Tuesdays, March 6 through April 10, 2018

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Workshops are open to adults of any age and/or their caregivers. There is no charge for participants who are 60 years of age or older. The $15 fee for younger participants is paid by the Preble County Council on Aging.

 

Workshop size is limited. Advance registration is required. Call Stacey Copes or Holly Steele today to register or click on REGISTER below to send your contact information to the Area Agency on Aging.

Date: March 06, 2018

Time: 9:30 am to noon

Location:
Preble County Council on Aging
800 East St. Clair Street, Eaton

Call: 937-456-4947

Healthy U – Diabetes Self-Management Workshop in Miamisburg

Healthy U/Diabetes Self-Management is a small group workshop that meets weekly for six weeks. This proven program is designed for adults with type 2 diabetes and pre-diabetes, and their caregivers. Get the support you need and find practical ways to achieve your goals.

Wednesdays, March 7 through April 11, 2018

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Workshops are open to adults of any age and/or their caregivers and there is no charge to attend. Workshop size is limited and advance registration is required. Call Jessica today to register or click on REGISTER below to send your contact information to the Area Agency on Aging.

 

A light breakfast will be served at 8:30 a.m., compliments of Heartland of Miamisburg.

Date: March 07, 2018

Time: 9:00 am to 11:30 am

Location:
Heartland of Miamisburg
450 Oak Ridge Blvd.

Call: 937-866-8885

Dimensions of Dementia Community Forum

We are proud to be a sponsor of the Alzheimer’s Association Miami Valley Chapter Community Forum and keynote speaker Sandy Markwood, CEO of the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4a) and co-chair of Dementia Friendly America.  The evening begins with a resource fair from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm, followed by a dinner and speaker from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm  Cost is $10.

 

Visit the Alzheimer’s Association Miami Valley Chapter website for additional information or to register.

Date: March 15, 2018

Time: 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Location:
Sinclair Community College, David H. Ponitz Center

Call: 800-272-3900

Dimensions of Dementia Professional Symposium

The Alzheimer’s Association Miami Valley Chapter’s annual professional symposium will feature breakout sessions on a variety of topics as well as a resource fair.  Featured speaker is Loretta Woodward-Veney, a motivational speaker, caregiver, and author of Being my Mom’s Mom and Refreshment for the Caregiver’s Spirit.

 

Symposium registration includes breakfast, lunch, CEUs, and parking. Registration fee through Feb. 23 is $99 per person; from Feb. 24 through March 9, $119. Student rate is $49.

 

Visit the Alzheimer’s Association Miami Valley Chapter website for additional information.

 

Date: March 16, 2018

Time: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Location:
Sinclair Community College, David H. Ponitz Center

Call: 800-272-3900

Ethical Considerations: Setting Boundaries in Relationships for the Helping Professional

This 3-hour CEU will be presented by Jennifer Haywood, LISW-S, LICDC-C and it will address the boundary section within the Counselor and Social Worker Code of Ethics; and review paperwork, confidentiality, rules around boundary setting and dual relationships. Case scenarios will allow participants to discuss issues in ethical practices while working with clients and consumers. This training meets the Ohio CSWMFT Board ethics training requirement.

 

3.0 Social Worker CEUs.  Send your registration form and fee before the 3/13/18 deadline.  Space is limited.  Late registrations are accepted if space is available, and must include a $10 late fee. 

 

A different 3-hour CEU will be offered in the afternoon by the same presenter on this date and information is available on the above-referenced registration form for both presentations. Lunch is not provided between the two presentations, but there are many nearby options.

 

Please direct questions to Karin Nevius. You may also request that Karin add your email address to the training brochure distribution list.

Date: March 20, 2018

Time: 8:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

Location:
Hampton Inn & Suites, 7043 Miller Lane, Dayton

Increasing Our Knowledge & Skill Set Around the Opioid Epidemic

 

This 3-hour CEU will be presented by Jennifer Haywood, LISW-S, LICDC-C. The workshop will provide participants with a broad overview of the current opioid epidemic in the country and in Ohio. Participants will learn details about recognizing opioid addiction and its impact on individuals and communities, the present state of addiction and developments in both street drugs and prescriptions, and discuss the future prospects in opioid regulation.

 

3.0 Social Worker CEUs.  Send your registration form and fee before the 3/13/18 deadline.  Space is limited.  Late registrations are accepted if space is available, and must include a $10 late fee. 

 

A different 3-hour CEU will be offered in the morning by the same presenter on this date and information is available on the above-referenced registration form for both presentations. Lunch is not provided between the two presentations, but there are many nearby options.

 

Please direct questions to Karin Nevius. You may also request that Karin add your email address to the training brochure distribution list.

Date: March 20, 2018

Time: 1:15 pm to 4:30 pm

Location:
Hampton Inn & Suites, 7043 Miller Lane, Dayton

Healthy U – Chronic Disease Self-Management Workshop in Englewood

Healthy U/Chronic Disease Self-Management is a small group workshop that meets weekly for six weeks. This proven program helps you better manage long-term health problems. Get the support you need and find practical ways to achieve your goals.

Tuesdays, March 20 through April 24, 2018

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Workshops are free and open to adults of any age and/or their caregivers. Workshop size is limited and advance registration is required. Call Ryan Kruse today to register or click on REGISTER below to send your contact information to the Area Agency on Aging.

 

Date: March 20, 2018

Time: 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Location:
Earl Heck Community Center
201 North Main Street, Englewood

Call: 937-836-5929

Healthy U – Chronic Disease Self-Management Workshop in Piqua

Healthy U/Chronic Disease Self-Management is a small group workshop that meets weekly for six weeks.  This proven program helps you better manage long-term health problems.  Get the support you need and find practical ways to achieve your goals.

 

Tuesdays, March 20 through April 24, 2018

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The workshop is open to adults of any age and advance registration is required.  The YWCA charges a program fee upon registration—$9 for members and $12 for non-members.  There is no additional charge to attend Healthy U.  Call Beth Royer-DeLong today to register or click on REGISTER below to send your contact information to the Area Agency on Aging.

 

Date: March 20, 2018

Time: 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Location:
YWCA
418 N. Wayne Street, Piqua

Call: 937-773-6626

Area Agency on Aging Advisory Council

Date: March 28, 2018

Time: 10:00 a.m.

Location:
Tipp City

Area Agency on Aging Board of Trustees

Date: March 28, 2018

Time: 4:00 p.m.

Location:
Dayton

April

Shelby County Coalition on Aging

A forum for exchange of information and education about pertinent issues and services for older adults and those who work with them.

 

Date: April 11, 2018

Time: 2:15 p.m.

Location:
Ohio State University Extension Office
810 Fair Road, Sidney

Greene County Council on Aging

A forum for exchange of information and education about pertinent issues and services for older adults and those who work with them.

 

Date: April 17, 2018

Time: 2:30 p.m.

Location:
TBD

Clark County Council on Aging

A forum for exchange of information and education about pertinent issues and services for older adults and those who work with them.

 

Date: April 18, 2018

Time: 10:00 a.m.

Location:
United Senior Services
125 W. Main Street, Springfield

Montgomery County Council on Aging

A forum for exchange of information and education about pertinent issues and services for older adults and those who work with them.

Date: April 19, 2018

Time: 2:00PM

Location:
Kettering Government Center, North Building
Virginia Kettering Room, 3600 Shroyer Road

Area Agency on Aging Advisory Council

Date: April 25, 2018

Time: 10:00 a.m.

Location:
Tipp City

Area Agency on Aging Board of Trustees

Date: April 25, 2018

Time: 4:00 p.m.

Location:
Dayton

May

Sensitivity to Aging

 

This 3-hour CEU will be presented by staff from the Area Agency on Aging and Alzheimer’s Association of the Miami Valley. Check back after April 4, 2018 for more information and to access the registration brochure, or email Karin Nevius and request to be added to the training brochure distribution list.

Date: May 16, 2018

Time: 9:00 am to 12:15 pm

Location:
Aullwood Audubon Farm, 9101 Frederick Pike, Dayton, OH 45414

September

Compassion Fatigue…Preventing Burnout in the Helping Professions

 

This 3-hour CEU will be presented by Paula M. Taliaferro, MGS, LSW. Check back after August 16, 2018 for more information and to access the registration brochure, or email Karin Nevius and request to be added to the training brochure distribution list.

Date: September 27, 2018

Time: 1:00 pm to 4:15 pm

Location:
Aullwood Audubon Farm, 9101 Frederick Pike, Dayton, OH 45414

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