Thursday, December 13, 2007

Caregiver Education Series--Vancouver, Richmond & North Vancouver

Caring and Learning Together: A Caregiver Education Series

Presented by the Geropsychiatric Education Program (GPEP). During this 4-week series, you will Increase your understanding of Dementia, Delirium and Depression, Increase your skills and confidence in providing care, Share experiences with other caregivers.

Spring 2008 Schedule:
Richmond: February 1, 8, 15, 22, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
North Shore: March 19 & 26, April 2 & 9 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

For details or to register, email:

Advanced classes (for graduates of the intro. class) also available in Vancouver and on the North Shore. Topics include: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Personality Disorders, Intimacy, Sexuality and Sexual Behaviours in Dementia, Pain Assessment and Palliative Care, and Responding to Verbal and Physical Aggression. For more information email

From: VCH "Westside enewsletter" December 13, 2007