9th Annual Idaho Family Caregiver Conference

Proposed Agenda as of November 1, 2019.

Check back to see if the agenda has changed, it is subject to evolve

Check out our Resource Expo Guests:

8:30

Registration and Resource Expo

9:00

Welcome

9:15

Keynote: Advocacy – How to Advocate Successfully and the Importance of Voice

10:00

Break and Resource Expo

10:15

Voices of Experience Panel. Hear from caregivers who have learned their rights and know how to advocate for positive results. Role play?

11:15

Break and Resource Expo

11:30

Breakout Session #1

    1. Managing Meltdowns – non-restraint strategies including Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS)
    2. Behavioral Health Panel
    3. Veterans. How to deal with loneliness and isolation
    4. Resources Panel of people sharing how to navigate available resources

12:30

Lunch, Resource Expo, Networking

1:15

Breakout Session #2

    1. Communications Strategies – Conflict Resolution
    2. Nutrition, Specialized Diets and Drug Interactions
    3. Dual-eligible – Consumer Directed
    4. Power of A Personal Story: What is your story training by IPUL

2:15

Break and Resource Expo

2:30

Breakout Session #3 (Choose One)

    1. Children’s Mental Health
    2. Respite Options
    3. Certified Family Homes Presentation Panel: Keeping up with rules and regulations, Basics of setting up a CFH, How to sustain the CFH
    4. SHIBA – Medicare Basics

3:30

Break

3:45

Entertainment/Inspirational Speaker

4:45

Adjourn