Strokes: Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Possibilities
with Neurologist Dr. Philip Delio
Two Saturdays: March 2 and 9, 2013
9:00 am-3:00 pm
Meisel Conference Center, Cottage Rehabilitation Hospital
2415 De La Vina Street, Santa Barbara
This series of two 6-hour Saturday presentations invites family members, caregivers and healthcare professionals to learn the latest stroke information, practical caregiving skills and hands-on techniques from healthcare specialists in our community. Neurologist Philip Delio, MD, will begin the series with a comprehensive look at the risk factors, medical management and prevention of strokes.
MARCH 2, 9:00 a.m.– 3:00 p.m.
• Stroke Awareness: Anatomy and Physiology, Symptoms,
Medical Management and Prevention
• Understanding Communication and Swallowing Disorders
• Practical Communication and Swallowing Tips for Caregivers
• Recreation & Leisure: Making Adjustments and Community Resources
MARCH 9, 9:00 a.m.– 3:00 p.m.
• Psychological Adjustment
• Functional Mobility
• Caregiving Skills
• Caregiver Resources
• Self-Care and Activities of Daily Living
Both Saturdays include a speaker-focused “Learning Lunch.” Light lunch included only on the first Saturday, March 2. Please bring your own lunch on Saturday, March 9. Beverages will be provided both Saturdays.
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 01368, for 12 contact hours. Course meets the qualifications for 12 hours of continuing education credit for MFTs and/or LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences, Board Approval Number: PCE684. CNA Provider Information: Approved as division of Santa Barbara City College.
RN/LVN, CNA, MFT/LCSW: 12 CEUs, $4 per unit, non-refundable. (No charge for CNA units.)
Licensed caregivers must attend both sessions to earn CEU credit.
Pre-registration strongly recommended. Register online at www.sbcc.edu/ce or in person at the Schott or Wake Continuing Education main offices. For more information call Mary Brown, Santa Barbara City College Continuing Education, at 805-683-8287.
Register online at www.sbcc.edu/ce or in person at the Schott or Wake Adult Education Centers.
Presented in collaboration with SBCC Continuing Education and Cottage Rehabilitation Hospital