Cornerstone Cares hosted Eliza Green, a graduate student at Drexel University studying Dance/Movement Therapy and Mental Health Counseling for a practical, yet powerful workshop mini-series on ways to move through caregiver burnout. Both professional and family caregivers learned how stress impacts the body, how to reframe their experience through movement, and how to practice self-care while caregiving. This workshop has been recorded for on-demand viewing. If you would like to access the recordings, please register below.
Register Here: https://cornerstoneva.churchcenter.com/registrations/events/767166
Join us for coffee and a treat at the Caregiver Cafe.We will be hosting Shunaka White, an Occupational Therapist from For Safety's Sake, LLC, for a presentation on how occupational therapy can assist caregivers in and beyond the home. Shunaka has experience helping many families modify their home environments to increase the safety and well-being of their loved one. Come get a delicious treat, meet other caregivers, and learn more about safety in the home.
Register here: https://cornerstoneva.churchcenter.com/registrations/events/816280
Are you caring for an adult with a chronic condition? Powerful Tools for Caregivers is an educational series designed to provide tools you need to take care of yourself. As a participant you will learn how to: reduce stress, improve self-confidence, better communicate your feelings, balance your life, increase ability to make tough decisions and locate helpful resources. The cost to attend all 6 workshops is $15 to cover the cost of your learning kit and Caregiver Helpbook. Only for family caregivers, but not diagnosis-specific.
Register here: https://cornerstoneva.churchcenter.com/registrations/events/840347
Cornerstone Cares is hosting DementiaMatters and their certified dementia trainers for a three hour workshop to learn the stages of dementia and the best care strategies for each stage, participate in an interactive "Virtual Dementia Tour," and practice proven hands-on techniques and approaches for patient-centered care. This event is open to family caregivers, professional caregivers, and invested community members.
Register here: https://cornerstoneva.churchcenter.com/registrations/events/716037