Along with having a full-time, paying job, many people
return home after work to devote themselves to the unpaid
care of their chronically ill or disabled family members.
The stress involved in the care-giving process can cause
burnout and do damage to your physical and mental health.
This seminar will provide information to caregivers on such
concerns as making decisions on nursing home or assisted
Information will be shared on how to decide when it may no
longer be appropriate for an older person to live at home.
Special needs of older persons will be reviewed, as well
as, tips on how to take care of yourself while taking care
of others. If you find yourself or someone you know in this
situation, please join human resources staff for this
Employee Development Session sponsored by the Arkansas
Employee Assistance Program.
The session will take place on Wednesday, Aug. 8, from 2 to
4 p.m. in the Pat Walker Health Center, Room 283. All
university employees, students, and any family members are
invited to attend this session.http://hr.uark.edu/tcal.asp?EventID=2831.
Please contact Aria Andrus at firstname.lastname@example.org or
575-4432 if you have any questions about this session.