- Caring and Coping Caregiver Training for families and professionals
Thursday, March 29, 2018 – Cumberland County, TN
Central Baptist Church, 1346 South Main St. Crossville, TN 38555
Registration opens 8:00 am /Welcome 8:30am / Lunch/Workshop Ends 4:00pm
Join us for a day of education and support. We have three wonderful speakers lined up for the day:
Cheryl Blanchard LMSW, CPLC is a Licensed Social Worker, Certified Professional Life Coach, and Dementia Care Consultant.She has worked with seniors throughout East Tennessee for several years as a social worker, geriatric care manager, and dementia educator. Cheryl also uses Cognitive Stimulation Therapy in the home environment while supporting and educating families. Cheryl developed a dementia care protocol for home health agencies and has a passion for those impacted by dementia.
Marie C. Ferran JD, received undergraduate degrees in Criminal Justice and Sociology from Tennessee Technological University and her Law Degree from Memphis State University. For the past thirty-four years, she has been the Executive Director of Aging Services for the Upper Cumberlands, Inc. In addition to acting as Executive Director, Marie is the Title III attorney providing direct legal assistance to our clients. She also serves as Title III Elder Rights Supervisor
Spirituality and Dementia
Christine Archer, LCSW, MDIV is a Methodist minister and a licensed clinical social worker. She received her MSW from University of Tennessee and her MDIV from Yale University. She has extensive knowledge of caregiving, spirituality and social support systems. Christine personally cared for her mother and brother during their time in hospice. She lives in Fairfield Glade and is married to the senior pastor at Fairfield Glade United Methodist Church.
Register Online Today! www.alzTennessee.org
CEU's offered (pending)
Family Caregivers : 25.00
Healthcare Professionals : $ 45.00