Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Region 5 Workshop

March 18 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

$40

8:30-9:00 am Registration & Coffee

9:00 am Business Meeting

9:30-11:30 am “Theory of Retrogenesis….a fancy name but easy concept” with Gretchen Reeves, CCC-SLP & Lori Petersen, Memory Care Coordinator

Learn how dementia states correspond to child development stages to help you plan ability-level activities.
Objectives:
1. Participants will be able to explain the Theory of Retrogenesis and how it applies to their positions as Activity Directors/Professionals
2. Participants will be able to correspond children’s age levels to severity levels of dementia.

11:30-12:30 pm Lunch at Pizza Ranch (included in the registration fee)

12:30-2:30 pm “Calendar & Resource Sharing”
Members need to bring samples of:
– 2 or 3 of their activity calendars
-top 5 entertainers with name and contact information
-list of top 3-5 activities for each of the follow areas: 1:1 or Hospice; Independent or short term stay residents
-large group and small group ideas
-top 3 favorite resources.

Objectives:
1. Participants will discover new resources from networking with colleagues
2. Participants will learn new activities for activity calendars.
3. Participants will discover new avenues to provide entertainment to residents

2:30-3pm 2020 Fall Convention Planning

Monthly Session Cost to Attend (Lunch is included): $40.00
4 CEU’s available for full day attendance. Make Checks payable to: WCAPA

Details

Date:
March 18
Time:
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
$40

Organizer

Abby Christensen
Phone:
320-220-1801
Email:
abby.christensen@compassionatecottage.com

Other

Event Organizer Contact Information
320-220-1801
# of CEU's available
4

Venue

Pizza Ranch Redwood Falls MN
1360 E. Bridge St.
Redwood Falls, MN 56283 United States
+ Google Map