Course Code: REL-PAC-0-MPS
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 12/31/2023
Identify what stress is and define good and bad stress.
Discuss how being a caregiver creates a unique risk of stress, whether paid or as a family/friend.
Recognize the common causes of stress.
Specify typical signs and symptoms that are related to stress.
Identify when stress becomes burnout.
Personally develop techniques to managing stress.
Understand and describe steps to managing caregiver stress in the assisted living/residential care Community.
Catherine Zimmerman, LICSW, ACHP-SW, CSW-G
Catherine Zimmerman is a licensed independent clinical social worker who has a private practice providing counseling services to people of all ages and all stages of their lives. She is a freelance healthcare writer and speaker specializing in mental health, ethics, hospice and palliative care, gerontological topics, substance misuse, caregiving, stress and trauma. Zimmerman received her master's degree from Portland State University thirty years ago and is certified in clinical social work-Gerontology. Zimmerman supervises and mentors therapists seeking licensure in Oregon or Washington states. She is the current President of the Washington chapter of the National Association of Social Workers and has provided public presentations on over twenty topics and has numerous published works.
Disclosure: Catherine Zimmerman, LICSW, ACHP-SW, CSW-G has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
The target audience for this course is: Administrators; in the following settings: Post-Acute Care.
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