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Problem Solving and Effective Communication for Caregivers

Date: Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Time: 1:00 PM- 4:00 PM (PST)  
Location: VA Vancouver Campus, Columbia Room,
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Are you a Caregiver?
Would you like to learn how to solve a problem you are facing? Or improve the way you communicate with the Veteran you care for and other important people in your life?
The Caregiver Support Program invites Caregivers of Veterans who receive care from VA and Veterans who are Caregivers to attend this free program. Talk with your Caregiver Support Coordinator (CSC) to learn more and register to attend. This 3-hour course will be taught by a Memphis Caregiver Center Trainer, and it will include lecture, small group discussion, and time for personal planning. Everyone will receive a Problem Solving and Effective Communications Workbook to take home.
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
• Communication Skills o I- Statements
o Empathic Listening
o Verbal Aikido
• Practice Session in Class
Pre-registration is required.
For more information & to register, contact your CSC at: 503-273-5210
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