November 2015 Senior Caregivers Conference Fall 2015 Senior Caregivers Conference Interfaith of The Woodlands and Interfaith CarePartners® Present the Fall 2015 Caregivers ConferenceFREE skill-building and informative workshops for family members caring for a loved one Saturday, November 7, 2015 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Christ Church United Methodist 6363 Research Forest Drive The Woodlands, Texas 77381 Name First Last Address Street Address Address Line 2 City State / Province / Region ZIP / Postal Code AfghanistanAlbaniaAlgeriaAmerican SamoaAndorraAngolaAntigua and BarbudaArgentinaArmeniaAustraliaAustriaAzerbaijanBahamasBahrainBangladeshBarbadosBelarusBelgiumBelizeBeninBermudaBhutanBoliviaBosnia and HerzegovinaBotswanaBrazilBruneiBulgariaBurkina FasoBurundiCambodiaCameroonCanadaCape VerdeCayman IslandsCentral African RepublicChadChileChinaColombiaComorosCongo, Democratic Republic of theCongo, Republic of theCosta RicaCôte d'IvoireCroatiaCubaCuraçaoCyprusCzech RepublicDenmarkDjiboutiDominicaDominican RepublicEast TimorEcuadorEgyptEl SalvadorEquatorial GuineaEritreaEstoniaEthiopiaFaroe IslandsFijiFinlandFranceFrench PolynesiaGabonGambiaGeorgiaGermanyGhanaGreeceGreenlandGrenadaGuamGuatemalaGuineaGuinea-BissauGuyanaHaitiHondurasHong KongHungaryIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIranIraqIrelandIsraelItalyJamaicaJapanJordanKazakhstanKenyaKiribatiNorth KoreaSouth KoreaKosovoKuwaitKyrgyzstanLaosLatviaLebanonLesothoLiberiaLibyaLiechtensteinLithuaniaLuxembourgMacedoniaMadagascarMalawiMalaysiaMaldivesMaliMaltaMarshall IslandsMauritaniaMauritiusMexicoMicronesiaMoldovaMonacoMongoliaMontenegroMoroccoMozambiqueMyanmarNamibiaNauruNepalNetherlandsNew ZealandNicaraguaNigerNigeriaNorthern Mariana IslandsNorwayOmanPakistanPalauPalestine, State ofPanamaPapua New GuineaParaguayPeruPhilippinesPolandPortugalPuerto RicoQatarRomaniaRussiaRwandaSaint Kitts and NevisSaint LuciaSaint Vincent and the GrenadinesSamoaSan MarinoSao Tome and PrincipeSaudi ArabiaSenegalSerbiaSeychellesSierra LeoneSingaporeSint MaartenSlovakiaSloveniaSolomon IslandsSomaliaSouth AfricaSpainSri LankaSudanSudan, SouthSurinameSwazilandSwedenSwitzerlandSyriaTaiwanTajikistanTanzaniaThailandTogoTongaTrinidad and TobagoTunisiaTurkeyTurkmenistanTuvaluUgandaUkraineUnited Arab EmiratesUnited KingdomUnited StatesUruguayUzbekistanVanuatuVatican CityVenezuelaVietnamVirgin Islands, BritishVirgin Islands, U.S.YemenZambiaZimbabwe Country PhoneEmail Complimentary Respite Care requested forEmergency Contact PhoneSchedule 8:30 a.m. Registration Continental Breakfast Exhibits Open 9:00 a.m. Welcome Dr. Ann Snyder, Interfaith of The Woodlands 9:05 a.m. Introductory Presentation “Strength for the Caregiving Journey” by John Burk, Ph.D. 9:30 a.m. - 10:40 a.m. Session One Workshops 10:50 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Session Two Workshops 12:00 p.m. - 12:50 p.m. Lunch & Exhibits 12:50p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Session Three WorkshopsSession One Workshop - 9:30 - 10:40 a.m. - Choose one*1 Elder Law: Long Term Care Planning (Private and public options) by Jan Pickett and John Dantche, Attorneys at Law2 Veteran’s & Survivor’s Benefits (Pensions, healthcare and benefits for veterans, spouse and survivors) by Kay Lee, Montgomery County Veteran’s Service Officer3 THIS ONE IS FULL-Managing Dementia Behaviors4 Improving Quality of Life Through Activities at Home by Kelley Huntley, Silverado Senior Living5 Stress Management (Identify Root Causes and How to Use Strategies to Reduce Stress) by Carol A. Gooch, M.S., LPC, LCDC, LMFT, Aspire Hospital6 Community Resources by Amanda Bailey, President/CEO, Cypress Trio, LLC7 Memory and Aging by Jason Cooper, RN, BSN, Healthcare ConsultantSession Two Workshop - 10:50 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Choose one*8 Legal Documents & Avoiding Probate by Susan Bulgawicz, Attorney at Law9 In Home Services (Healthcare services available in the community and what to expect from them) by Rick Casey, Caring Senior Service and Lisa Suarez, SarahCare Adult Day Centers10 Understanding Hospice Services (Qualifying for benefits, services, spirituality and more) by Melanie Inabinet, Rose of Texas Hospice11 THIS ONE IS FULL -The Stages of Dimentia12 The Unexpected Caregiver (Obtaining emotional and financial assistance) by Monica Chaffee, Brookdale The Woodlands13 It’s Not a Nursing Home: Understanding the Differences Between Senior Living Communities by Donna Composto, Elder Care Advisor, Mom’s Care Plan14 Physical Skills Needed for Caregiving by Lydia Campbell, RNSession Three Workshop - 12:50 - 2:00 p.m. - Choose one*15 Ask the Experts: Elder Law Panel (Practicing Elder Law Attorneys answer your questions) by John Dantche, Jan Pickett and Susan Bulgawicz, Attorneys at Law16 Conquering Caregiver Stress by Kathryn Watson, FindHoustonSeniorCare.com and Author17 Emotions of Caregivers by Katelin Warren, M. Div., Interfaith CarePartners®18 Drawing Strength from Spirituality by Doug Laws, Chaplain, Memorial Hermann Health System19 Practical Renovations & Design for Safety in the Home by Victoria Ai Linh Bryant, PharmD, President20 THIS ONE IS FULL Tips for Communicating with a Person with Dementia21 Understanding Medicare (Medicare benefit basics and information) by John Kiser, Financial and Retirement Planner and Jessica Ancira, BCBSTX Community Relations SpecialistPhotography ReleaseYesNoI consent to being photographed or videotaped during my participation and to the possible use of those photos in the media.