Carer Workshop: CBT for Family Members (Dr. Turkington) - May 23 & 24, 2015

Ottawa, Ontario
Saturday, May 23, 2015

                              

Carer Workshop: CBT for Family Members (Dr. Turkington) - May 23 & 24, 2015
Saturday, May 23, 2015 9:30 AM -
Sunday, May 24, 2015 4:00 PM (Eastern Time)

The Royal, Associates in Psychiatry Auditorium
1145 Carling Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario K1Z 7K4
Canada

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 May 23 and 24, 2015 - The Royal, Associate in Psychiatry Auditorium

 Carer Workshop for Families (CBT) with Dr. Turkington

Workshop Description: This 2 day workshop will cover a number of high yield techniques that carers can use to effectively support their family members with schizophrenia. The workshop will also include looking after yourselves and how to engage with your relative/dependent as to how you need to look after your health, what’s the correct response to someone with schizophrenia, reminder mechanisms, sort your own stress, signs of relapse and how to introduce and use relapse plans.

AGENDA: Day 1

9:30am

Registration and Refreshments

10:00 am

Welcome, Introductions and Overview

10:05 am

CBT and Carer Stress

11:00 am

CBT and Self-stigma

12:00

How to Reduce Stress and Self-stigma

12:30 pm

Lunch

1:30 pm

Understanding Psychosis

2:30 pm

Helping Psychosis to Settle with CBT Techniques

3:30 pm

Changing the Beliefs in the A-B-C model

4:00 pm

Adjournment

AGENDA: Day 2

9:30am

Refreshments

10:00 am

How to Cope with Psychotic Symptoms

11:00 am

Carers and Antipsychotic Medicines

12:00

Role of Carers in Relation to Coping Strategies and Antipsychotic Medicine

12:30 pm

Lunch

1:30 pm

Carers and Negative Symptoms of Schizophrenia

2:30 pm

Additional CBT Based Approaches

3:30 pm

Negative Symptoms and Additional Approaches

4:00 pm

Adjournment

Target Audience: Family members and carers
 

 

Contact Information

Payment Instructions

  • Kindly make your cheque payable to "ROHCG" and send it to SUE WALTON at the following mailing address:    

    The Royal Ottawa Health Care Group
    c/o Sue Walton
    1145 Carling Avenue
    Ottawa, ON K1Z 7K4

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