Continuing Education Event Presented by Dan Kuhn, LCSW
Join Selfhelp for a Continuing Education Presentation by Dan Kuhn, LCSW…
“Ethics in the Daily Care of People with Dementia”
Because dementia poses a threat to personal autonomy, ethical dilemmas are bound to arise in caring for those affected. An individual’s need for independence may conflict with one’s need for safety, for example. A tool for ethical decision-making will be explained. Case examples will illustrate ethical issues commonly seen in the course of dementia.
One (1) Continuing Education Hour will be provided to Nurses, Social Workers, Licensed Clinical Professional Counselors, Physical Therapists and Nursing Home Administrators. Please have your License Number with you so you can receive your Continuing Education Certificate at the presentation.
- 5:30 – 6:00 pm Dinner and Registration
- 6:00 – 7:00 pm Presentation
Daniel Kuhn, LCSW, is Vice President of Education at All Trust Home Care, with offices in Hinsdale and Deerfield. Since 1987, he has focused exclusively on dementia care issues and has been an educator in the field of health and aging in various settings in the Chicago area. He has authored more than 50 publications, along with his book Alzheimer’s Early Stage: First Steps for Family, Friends and Caregivers.