AGEucate Training Institute, Igniting Change
Building Care Partner Empathy

AGE-u-cate Training Institute in exploring how to increase empathy among care partners. After discussing empathy strategies, we will dive into learning specific skill-building techniques that are positioned to elevate the quality of compassionate care for elders.

This course is adapted from the Webinar titled Building Care Partner Empathy to Drive Compassionate Actions of Care presented by Julie Boggess - Vice President of Workforce Development Initiatives. A digital badge and certificate of completion, valid for 2 years from the course completion date, will be issued upon successfully completing each course. This online training course is approved for 1 CEU for LPNs, RNs, Social Workers, PTs, OTs, Nursing Home Administrators and more. Re-certification credits are also available for Certified Dementia Practitioners.
In this online caregiver training, the learner will:
  • Define empathy and identify behaviors and communication skills that convey empathy to others
  • Recognize how to foster one’s ability to relate to others with empathy
  • Identify the purpose of skilled touch in providing quality care
  • Learn the role of skilled touch hand, back and foot techniques as tools to increase the elder’s well-being by incorporating it into routine care
  • Learn the role of compassionate presence in relation to care partnering
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Contact: Laura Ellen Christian
817-857-1157 X 217