UK Human Resources

A Positive Approach to Caregiving Conference

What You Need to Know: 

UK Elder Care is excited to host a caregiving conference featuring Teepa Snow. As one of America’s leading educators on dementia, Teepa has developed a dementia care philosophy reflective of her education, work experience, medical research, and first hand caregiving experiences. She has clinical appointments with Duke University’s School of Nursing and UNC-Chapel Hill’s School of Medicine. She provides dementia education and training sessions to caregivers, organizations, and providers throughout the country. Teepa is an advocate for those living with dementia and has made it her personal mission to help families and professionals better understand how it feels to be living with such challenges and seeks to change and improve life for everyone involved. Registration is now closed. Thanks to everyone who registered. 

Power Point Presentations (PDF) from "A Positive Approach to Caregiving Conference"

8:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.: Professional Caregiving in a Clinical Setting (Power Point--PDF)

1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.: Coping with Challenging Behaviors (Power Point--PDF)

2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m: How to Communicate with Someone with Dementia (Power Point--PDF)

3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.: How to Enjoy the Holidays When Dementia is Part of the Picture (Power Point--PDF)


Occupational Therapists approved for 2.5 Regular CCU's.
Physical Therapists approved for 2.5 Category 2 CEU's.
Social Workers approved for 2.5 CEU's.
Nurses approved for 2.5 ANCC contact hours. 
The Kentucky Board of Nursing (KBN) approves The University of Kentucky, College of Nursing (UKCON) as a provider as well.  ANCC and KBN approval of a continuing nursing education provider does not constitute endorsement of program content nor commercial sponsors. The University of Kentucky does not approve commercial products. This educational activity is offered for a maximum of 3.0 KBN contact hours. Provider #: 3-0008-01-18-677. In order to receive credit, participants must complete the CNE activity and evaluation. Certificates may be accessed online after the activity and evaluation are completed.



A special thanks to the following for helping plan this event:

Alzheimer's Association

Margaret T. Stoeckinger Foundation

UK Elder Care

UK Family & Consumer Sciences

UK College of Social Work

UK College of Nursing

Sanders-Brown Center on Aging

Gold Sponsors

Kentucky Department for Aging and Independent Living

The Lantern at Morning Pointe

McClelland & Associates, PLLC

Rose Mary C. Brooks Place

Richmond Place Lexington/Brookdale Senior Living

Senior Helpers of the Bluegrass

UK School of Human Environmental Sciences

Silver Sponsor

Family Support Services, LLC

Sayre Christian Village

Bronze Sponsor

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