Reminder: Powerful Tools for Caregivers Class Leader Telehealth Training-June 20-24, 2022; Virtually from Summerville, SC
Start DateJune 20, 2022
Class Time1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The ARK, Alzheimer's Family Support Services, is hosting a telehealth virtual Class Leader Training for the Powerful Tools for Caregivers Program. This 5 day (1/2 days 1-4p) training prepares and certifies individuals to successfully co-lead the six-week Powerful Tools for Caregivers class series.
The next leader training will be 1:00pm - 4:00pm EDT June 20-24, 2022 hosted on ZOOM by The ARK, 502 West 5th North Street in Summerville, SC. The cost of the training is $450.00 per person. For more information, visit www.powerfultoolsforcaregivers.org.
The Powerful Tools for Caregivers series is an educational program designed to help family caregivers take care of themselves while caring for a relative or friend who has a chronic illness. Class leaders may be professionals or volunteers from health care, social services or faith-based organizations. Class leaders are encouraged to enroll as local teams of two but may also team with previously trained Powerful Tools for Caregivers class leaders to conduct the six-week class series in their community.
The leader training includes:
1) Scripted curriculum for both the caregivers of adults with chronic conditions as well as the caregivers of children with special needs classes.
2)Intensive, experiential, and interactive training provided by a team of certified Powerful Tools for Caregivers Master Trainers.
3) The Caregiver Helpbook, companion book to the Powerful Tools for Caregivers class series.
4) Networking connections with other trained Class Leaders.
5) Learning and practicing group leadership and facilitation skills.
6) All scripts and documents to begin teaching the Powerful Tools for Caregivers class series.
7) One-time certification license fee.
Certified PTC Master Trainers from The ARK will conduct the class leader training.
Class leaders will be fully prepared to co-lead Telehealth or in-person Powerful Tools for Caregivers classes to groups of up to 12 family caregivers for telehealth and 15 family caregivers for in-person classes.
ABOUT THE ARK, ALZHEIMER'S FAMILY SUPPORT SERVICES
The ARK is a local non-sectarian non-profit outreach program providing comprehensive support services to families dealing with Alzheimer's or related dementia. For more information, call 843-471-1360 or visit www.thearkofsc.org
Please contact: Jan Hyatt at The ARK - 843-471-1360; call my cell - 843-822-4703