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Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato
Continuing & Professional Education

Chesley Lecture

Page address: http://www.mnsu.edu/continuinged/chesleylecture.html

"The Heart of the Matter:  Transforming the Culture of Aging and Long-Term Care."

 

Pre- Registration Strongly Encouraged

Presenter: Dr. Leah Rogne, Professor of Sociology at Minnesota State University, Mankato

Dr. Rogne was one of the early leaders in this pioneering movement and will present on the need, process and benefits of establishing resident-centered practices in long-term care facilities.

  • Date: Tuesday, May 6th, 2014
  • Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM (Registration 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM)
  • Location: Old Main Village 301 S. 5th St. Mankato, MN 56001

            Directions: www.oldmainvillage.com/where_we_are.html

Cost: Register by April 30th - $10

(MNSU) Students - Free

*cost include materials, and lunch

Objectives:‪

  1. Participants will gain meaningful insights into the changing culture of long-term care to the elderly through presenter information, short films, and guided discussion in small groups actively facilitated by the presenter.
  2. ‪Presenters will deconstruct culture change during long-term care in aging contexts through small group discussion.
  3. Presenters will be able to explore their own ideas and concerns through an active dialogue with the presenter, and through small group discussions.

Audience: This program is designed for family members, professional caregivers including nurses, nursing assistants, home health aides, nurse practitioners, social workers, clergy, and anyone wanting to learn more about culture change and in long-term care.

Continuing Education:

  • RN's and LPN's - 1.5 Continuing Education Units
  • Social Workers - 1.5 Continuing Education Units
  • Nursing Home Administrators - 1.5 Continuing Education Units
  • Psychologists - 1.5 Continuing Education Units
  • Chaplains - 5.5 Continuing Education Hours

Agenda:

  • Lecture by Dr. Leah Ronge - 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Reaction Panel - 12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
  • Questions and Evaluations - 1:15 PM - 1:30 PM

Sponsored by:
Old Main Village
The Chesley Center on Aging
MAGEC
Minnesota River Area Agency on Aging

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