Change is Hard: Shifting Family Dynamics as Parents Age
Tuesday, March 23, 2021
4:00 pm ET, 3:00 pm CT, 2:00 pm MT, 1:00 pm PT
Registration deadline: March 16, 2021
This presentation provides insight into how family dynamics shift as parents age. It covers how roles can change, conflicts siblings might face, and introduces the family resilience model as well as helpful strategies to use with a family in this situation.
The overall goal of this session is to educate Aging Life Care Professionals on how family dynamics shift as parents age and equip them with tips and strategies to use with their clients and families.
- Attendees will be able to identify three areas of sibling conflict when caring for an aging parent.
- Attendees will be able to summarize the family resilience model.
- Attendees will be able to name two strategies for dealing with resistance and disagreements
About the Presenter
Triff Cook, MBA, CMC, is the Director of Client Services at Home Care Assistance and also an Aging Life Care / Geriatric Care Manager. Triff is a graduate of Dartmouth College and has an MBA from Emory University. She has been working with older adults since 2006. She received her certification in Geriatric Care Management in 2009 from the National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers, now called the Aging Life Care Association. Triff is married to Piedmont Cardiologist, John Cook. She paints, gardens, and plays bridge, a game long associated with healthy aging!
Continuing Education Credit Hours
ALCA has been approved for 1 CE contact hour from CBRN, NACCM, and NYSED, and has applied for approval from NASW and CCMC. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # 15884, for 1 Contact Hour. Aging Life Care Association, SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0166. This event has been approved for 1.0 contact hour. Attendee must attend entire webinar to receive any CE certificates. Attendees requesting a CE Certificate for Social Work (NASW or NYSED) must successfully submit and pass a post-test prior to receiving CE certificate.
The registration fee for webinars is non-refundable. Registrants who are not able to attend the webinar will receive audio & video files following the event. For clinical webinars, CE contact hours will not be available to those who are not able to attend the entire live event.
In the unfortunate event that a webinar needs to be cancelled or rescheduled ALCA will notify the registrant by email and provide information on the new date or alternative arrangements. If the registrant is not able to attend the new date ALCA will refund the registration fee or place a credit towards a future event.
Fees: Free for Advanced Professional Members
$29.00 for Members and Corporate Partners / $99 for Nonmembers