Geriatric ECHO: Building Resilience for Dementia Caregivers during the COVID-19 Pandemic

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Submitted by Minnesota North... on May 1, 2023 - 6:17pm CDT

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This presentation (51:32 minutes) by Sara Tompkison discusses dementia caregivers. By the end of the presentation, learners should be able to: (1) describe two or more factors that impact the biopsychosocial well-being of dementia caregivers during the pandemic; (2) define the attributes and/or benefits of resilience for dementia caregivers; (3) explain the health care providers role in assessment of caregiver burden for dementia caregivers; and (4) identify three interventions that health care providers can implement to build and empower dementia caregiver resilience. (Presentation starts at 5:40 minutes.)

Source: John A. Burns School of Medicine, 2021, Project ECHO

Sara Tompkison
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