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Cancer Caregiver Quality of Life and Burnout
Mayo Clinic geriatric psychiatrist Maria Lapid, M.D., discusses a study developed to improve the quality of life and prevent burnout of cancer caregivers. After conducting two randomized control trials of psychosocial intervention to improve the quality of life of patients with advanced cancer undergoing treatment, the Mayo Clinic Psycho-Oncology Research Group designed a study to address the significant burden of cancer caregivers.
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Caregivers benefit from cancer support programs
As cancer care begins to address the emotional needs of patients, a new study from researchers at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center shows that its important to address the caregivers emotional needs as well.
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Introduction to Support Groups
In this video, caregivers talk about the benefits of attending support groups. They discuss common fears and misconceptions; practical, social, and emotional rewards; and various group formats that are available. To find a support group near you, please see these resources: ● https://memory.ucsf.edu/finding-support ● http://www.communityresourcefinder.org/ ● https://www.caregiver.org/support-groups ● https://www.lbda.org/content/local-lbd-support-groups ● http://www.theaftd.org/life-with-ftd/support-for-caregivers/caregiver-support-groups ● https://www.psp.org/ineedsupport/supportgroups/ ● http://www.parkinson.org/find-help/resources-in-your-community “Conversations with Caregivers” (http://bit.do/conversationswithcaregivers) is a series of short videos that offers practical advice from real family caregivers who care for persons with dementia; a general term for diseases that cause the gradual loss of ability to think, communicate, and live independently. These videos are intended to help viewers manage common caregiving challenges; nevertheless, the content will not apply to every situation. Please seek professional medical advice for questions and concerns about your or your loved one’s medical condition. These videos were produced with support from the S. D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation and Tideswell at UCSF in partnership with the UCSF Memory and Aging Center. They were made possible by the generosity of the families who agreed to be filmed.
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Shalonda's support group for kinship caregivers
This is the 4th session of the support group and my intervention was to check in with the group members to explore how they are doing and how they cope with stressors associated with raising their grandchildren.
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Understanding the Needs of the Caregiver: Psychological treatment and intervention
This workshop will explore the relationship between the needs of caregivers and the availability of resources for diagnosis, treatment and support for children with FASD.
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Caregivers Need Care Too: Tips For Managing Stress - Cognitive Behavior Therapy
Psychologist discusses a brief therapy approach called Cognitive Behavior Therapy which focuses on changing unhelpful thinking styles and behaviors to reduce depression, anxiety and other responses to caregiver burden. Part 4 of 5.
Breast Cancer Community Intervention - Peranan Support Group
Breast Cancer Community Intervention USM by Group G Theme - "Tok Sey Kanser, Bule-bule PSP"
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Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness: Lack of Support for Patients
First of many for the fair treatment and testing for Traumatic Brain Injury patients. You can find more information at: http://www.emergejfj.com
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Cancerlife.com - A tool for patients, caregivers and families fighting cancer
Cancerlife.com is an internet application for patients to communicate in real time with family. CancerLife.com keeps collects and communicates symptom management data improving quality of care. Cancelife.com is the Smarter Way to Fight Cancer!
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Jessica Goldberg Discusses Creating a Self-Management Intervention for Cancer Patients
Jessica Goldberg, MSN, adult gerontology nurse practitioner, fellow in palliative medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, discusses the results of a study where a cancer self-management intervention was created for patients with breast cancer. Goldberg says this multiyear study started out with needs assessment interviews with cancer patients who had breast and ovarian cancer to gather what their self-management needs were. Goldberg and her colleagues created modules based on the feedback from the interviews and other research. Once the modules were created, a focus group of 6 patients was selected to give feedback before using the modules in a series of other studies, Goldberg says. Goldberg says the results showed that the self-management needs of the patient differed depending on their stage. The results showed that stage IV patients used the the care options module the most while the stage I, II, and III patients most frequently used the “managing transition” module. Goldberg says this shows that patients’ needs differ depending on where they are in their trajectory of cancer.
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Providing Breast Cancer Patients with Emotional Support
Psychologist Dr. Mark Howard pioneered an approach to helping people that is based on my own realizations of the fact that we have innate wisdom. When his wife was diagnosed with cancer, he instantly her primary caregiver. He needed to make sure that he was providing his wife with the emotional support she needed to beat breast cancer. Dr. Mark Howard shares his experiences and his advice to you so you can effectively support a breast cancer patient or loved one. If you have any questions or thoughts for Dr. Howard you can email him at: drmarkhoward@comcast.net. You may also view his website at: www.threeprinciplesinstitute.org.
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Physical activity and cancer – support available
Would you be more active if you knew it could help you to live longer? A recent study found that people who engaged in leisure-time physical activity lowered the risk of premature mortality and increased life expectancy by as much as 4.5 years. Other recent surveys have shown that not only does regular physical activity benefit overall health, improve sleep, help to maintain a healthy weight, manage stress and improve quality of life, it can also have a large impact on reducing risk of long term health conditions and chances of some cancers occurring by as much as 20%, including breast and colon cancer, and helps reduces recurrences during and after treatment. According to Cancer Research UK, around 3,400 cases of cancer in the UK each year could be prevented by keeping active. The more active you are, the better – whether that’s walking, taking the stairs or jogging… brisk walking, cycling and even housework can all count as ways to be active.” Keeping active is easier than you think. Any activity is better than a doing nothing. Start off with low impact activities like walking, cycling and swimming, and build up your fitness over time into a regular pattern of exercise. Regular activity is also a vital part of keeping well before during and after treatment for cancer. Macmillan Cancer Support states that “Physical activity is important for cancer patients at all stages of the cancer care pathway. There is evidence to support the role of physical activity for all stages of the cancer care pathway. We have a wide range of activities available through the Cancer Information Centre at Ipswich Hospital which can be tailored to your individual needs.Please contact us on 01473 715748 if you would like more information.
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Breast Cancer Support Group Video
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Support Groups For Caregivers Of Dementia Patients In Houston TX
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6xoJkHZ5M7U Caregiver burnout groups Houston TX My name is Houston and I would like to thank you for joining this short video called "An Answer to CAregiver Burnout" Support Groups For Caregivers Of Dementia Patients Are you a health care provider who works with seniors? Does one function with dementia, Alzheimer's or memory loss sufferers? I understand. The more it goes the more challenging it is on you plus if you are like most health professionals eventually caregiver burnout will soon be a recognizable term for you. Even if you are not suffering from health care provider burnout? You like to feel better as a care provider would? Would you want for the old persons you work with to feel better? Would it benefit them to improve their recollection, create more ingenuity and clearness? Support Groups For Caregivers Of Dementia Patients In Houston TX What if I told you there is some simple ways that you could do that all plus it might take less than 20 minutes a day to you? Not only for the old persons, but in addition yourself you perform with. Would you like health professional burnout to be a thing of the past for you? Picture changing pressure, with relaxed confidence; changing discouragement, with clarity and imagination. How a lot mo Re enjoyable might your care-giving be, from using a software used reverse, stop, and to prevent most forms of Dementia, including Alzheimer's, and additional forms of memory loss as that happens obviously. Let us do a fast test to find out if you could be really helped by this program. Place your without doubt. Would you sense in your brow for a, the start of a headache, maybe some anxiety factors in your brow? That allows you to know that one could benefit from this application that produces new neural pathways. That is very useful for the seniors and for you that you perform with. Visit http://stoppingdementia.com for information on Support Groups For Caregivers Of Dementia Patients and Caregiver Burnout Groups Texas SUPPORT GROUPS FOR CAREGIVERS OF DEMENTIA PATIENTS : 00:00:05 Support Groups For Caregivers Of Dementia Patients 00:00:23 Caregiver Support Groups Online 00:00:42 Caring For The Caregiver Resources 00:01:01 Counseling For Caregivers Of The Elderly 00:01:20 Caregiver Support Groups Near Me https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GaKAylfJwbA http://fhstudio.co/personal-injury-claims-get-no-win-no-fee-personal-injury-claims-help-2/
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Care for Caregiving Youth (UMTV)
More at http://umc.org/media. An estimated 1.4 million U.S. children, 8-18 years old, take care of ailing parents, grandparents, and siblings. As a preteen, United Methodist Connie Siskowski cared for her ailing grandfather and that inspired her to create a non-profit to provide support for child caregivers. Based in Boca Raton, Florida, Siskowski is the founder and president of the American Association of Caregiving Youth. "I did some research and discovered this hidden population of children who are taking care of family members. And in doing so they sacrifice their education, their health, their well-being, and their childhood." CNN news network named Siskowski one of their top ten heroes of 2012 in recognition of her group's work. The American Association of Caregiving Youth is the only organization of its kind in the United States. For more information, call 561-391-7401 or 800-725-2512 or visit the website, http://aacy.org.
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Patch Adams (2/10) Movie CLIP - Group Therapy (1998) HD
Patch Adams movie clips: http://j.mp/1uuZQn3 BUY THE MOVIE: http://amzn.to/uhjb7y Don't miss the HOTTEST NEW TRAILERS: http://bit.ly/1u2y6pr CLIP DESCRIPTION: When Dr. Prack (Harry Groener) brings the group session to Patch's (Robin Williams) room, Patch mocks the process by including the catatonic Beene. FILM DESCRIPTION: The fact-based story of an unconventional physician who attempted to heal patients with laughter, based on his own book and mixing equal doses of scatological humor and pathos. Robin Williams stars as Hunter Adams, a troubled young man who commits himself to a mental institution in the late 1960s. His experiences there convince Adams to become a doctor, and he enrolls in medical school, where he is appalled at the cold, clinical professionalism that alienates patients from their caregivers. Determined to provide emotional and spiritual relief as well as medicine, Adams clowns around for his patients, getting to know them personally. Although his efforts seem to work wonders and the hospital nursing staff is grateful for the levity Adams provides, his methods alienate his uptight roommate Mitch (Philip Seymour Hoffman) as well as the staff and faculty of his school. Adams perseveres, however, even starting his own low-cost rural clinic called the Gesundheit Institute, and wooing a pretty fellow student, Carin (Monica Potter). Tragedy strikes, and Adams' career is put in jeopardy, forcing him to defend his style and philosophy before a board of jurists determined to bar him from practicing medicine. Patch Adams (1998) was produced by former M*A*S*H (1972-83) star Mike Farrell, who met the real-life Adams when the offbeat doctor served as an advisor to the actor's popular TV series. CREDITS: TM & © Universal (1998) Cast: Bruce Bohne, Harry Groener, Barry Shabaka Henley, Ryan Hurst, Michael Jeter, Steven Anthony Jones, Alan Tudyk, Robin Williams Director: Tom Shadyac Producers: Allegra Clegg, Alan B. Curtiss, Barry Kemp, Marvin Minoff, Devorah Moos-Hankin, Charles Newirth, Steve Oedekerk, Tom Shadyac, Marsha Garces Williams, Mike Farrell Screenwriters: Patch Adams, Maureen Mylander, Steve Oedekerk WHO ARE WE? The MOVIECLIPS channel is the largest collection of licensed movie clips on the web. Here you will find unforgettable moments, scenes and lines from all your favorite films. Made by movie fans, for movie fans. SUBSCRIBE TO OUR MOVIE CHANNELS: MOVIECLIPS: http://bit.ly/1u2yaWd ComingSoon: http://bit.ly/1DVpgtR Indie & Film Festivals: http://bit.ly/1wbkfYg Hero Central: http://bit.ly/1AMUZwv Extras: http://bit.ly/1u431fr Classic Trailers: http://bit.ly/1u43jDe Pop-Up Trailers: http://bit.ly/1z7EtZR Movie News: http://bit.ly/1C3Ncd2 Movie Games: http://bit.ly/1ygDV13 Fandango: http://bit.ly/1Bl79ye Fandango FrontRunners: http://bit.ly/1CggQfC HIT US UP: Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1y8M8ax Twitter: http://bit.ly/1ghOWmt Pinterest: http://bit.ly/14wL9De Tumblr: http://bit.ly/1vUwhH7
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Sex, Dementia, and Humor Part 1
From the keynote address at the Wisconsin State Conference on Alzheimer's and Related Diseases, Caregiver Speaker, Author, and Co-founder of CaregiverHelp.com, Elaine K. Sanchez, ElaineKSanchez.com, speaks about the importance of caring for the caregiver. In this segment she talks about sex, dementia, and humor. This is a true story from her book, Letters from Madelyn, Chronicles of a Caregiver. Often stroke survivors, Alzheimer's patients, and people with other dementia-related diseases surprise and upset their families with inappropriate sexual behavior. Madelyn and her family didn't know that Quentin's sexual fantasy was dementia-related behavior. Initially Madelyn was upset with him, but she eventually decided he wasn't "playing with a full deck", and she chose to find the humor in her husband's attraction to another woman. It helps to know that inappropriate sexual behavior by an Alzheimer's patient, a stroke survivor, or anyone suffering with a demential related illness is not a rejection of their loved one. It is a result of damage done to the brain, which often lowers an individual's awareness of acceptable social behavior. Dealing with these situations take a lot of patience, compassion, and understanding on the part of the caregiver. For more on this topic, read "Dad Did What?" an article Elaine wrote for Caregiver Solutions Magazine. Elaine and her husband, Dr. Alex Sanchez developed Caregiver Help, an online support group program that focuses on helping people cope with the emotional stress of caregiving. They also help participants develop their own personalized caregiver survival plan. Elaine K Sanchez is the author of the tender, gritty, and uproariously funny book, "Letters from Madelyn, Chronicles of a Caregiver". Her keynotes and workshops are based on her own experience of caring for family elders, the real-life caregiving experiences of her mother, a Kansas farm wife, who cared for Elaine's dad for six-and-a-half years following his debilitating stroke, and on the journals of Dorothy Tucker, a nurse who worked in nursing homes and on Alzheimer's units for 30 years. Elaine's program "Alzheimer's Survival Training" is approved by the NAB for 3.75 CEU's for nurses and long-term care administrators in most states. It is available online at www:/CEU's-R-EZ.com. Elaine's partial client list includes: Jewish Family and Career Services, Louisville, KY Rock County Council on Aging, Janesville, WI Froedtert and the Wisconsin College of Medicine, The American Parkinson's Disease Association, Wisconsin Chapter, and The Huntington's Disease Society of America, Wisconsin Chapter Catholic Charities, Cincinnati, OH Rural Resources, Pullman Washington LeadingAge Kansas, Wichita, KS Montana Gerontology Society Bozeman, MT National Health Care Corporation, Murfreesboro, TN Inova Health System, Fairfax, VA The Kensington, White Plains, NY Department of Mental Health, State of Mississippi, Alzheimer's Conference, Olive Branch, MS Alzeimer's Associations, Northern California & Northern Nevada; Macon, GA; The Dells, WI; Sioux City, IA; Portland, OR; Long Island, NY Oregon State University Gerontology Conference, Corvallis, OR Parkinson's Resources of Oregon Prestige Care Living, LLC Kansas Area Agencies on Aging Association, Kansas City, Kansas The Co-Founder of CaregiverHelp.com is Elaine's husband, Dr. Alex Sanchez, who recently retired from Oregon State University after teaching a doctoral program in Community College Administration. He earned his Masters in Counseling and his Doctorate in Education from New Mexico State University, and served in a variety of leadership roles in higher education, including 15 years as a community college president in California and New Mexico. He cared for his first wife through her illness with lung cancer, provided financially for his former mother-in-law through the end of her life, and was an active and supportive partner in caring for Elaine's parents through their 10-year end-of-life journey. To sample the entire Guilt Module in CaregiverHelp.com, click here: http://www.caregiverhelp.com/module-3-session-1/ To contact Elaine about speaking to your organization, or to talk about how CaregiverHelp.com can meet the needs of your organization, contact her at Elaine@EKSanchez.com or call 503-949-2464. Elaine Sanchez 503-949-2464 elaine@eksanchez.com www.ElaineKSanchez.com www.CaregiverHelp.com
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Managing Cancer and Living Meaningfully (CALM) Therapy Training Program
The CALM Therapy Training Program is designed to teach and supervise healthcare professionals in the delivery of CALM therapy. The program has two levels. In the introductory level, learners will develop clinical skills to help patients manage the challenges of living with cancer, reduce distress and promote psychological well-being. The advanced level will focus on enhancing learners’ therapeutic skills through clinical supervision. To date, we have tained over 200 healthcare professionals, including oncologists, primary care and palliative care physicians, psychiatrists, nurses, social workers, psychologists, occupational therapists, spiritual care providers and music therapists from over 20 countries. For more information, visit: http://gippec.org/events/calm-advanced-workshop.html Acknowledgements: This video was produced by Dario Lucarelli.
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Caregiver Grief - Madelyn Grieves the Loss of the Husband She Once Knew
http://www.caregiverhelp.com/ Caregiver Speaker Elaine Sanchez, http://www.EKSanchez.com and http://www.caregiverhelp.com/, shares a story from her book, “Letters from Madelyn" to help caregivers understand the process of Preparatory Grief Caregivers go through many stages of grief as they witness the steady decline of a loved one who’s had a stroke or is suffering with Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s other types of progressive and degenerative diseases. Elaine K Sanchez, helps caregivers understand that Preparatory Grief requires continual adjustments to ongoing changes, and that this process is quite different from grief after death. This is the second of four videos about understanding and coping with grief on CaregiverHelp.com. It illustrates how difficult it is to stay connected to a loved one as their physical and mental abilities decline. Elaine Sanchez incorporates humor, real life stories and entertaining videos and slides into her keynotes and caregiver workshops. She is co-founder of CaregiverHelp.com, a video-based support program, and writes the caregiver blog, "Caregiver Help Word of the Day". Together she and her husband, Dr. Alex Sanchez have developed a number of online continuing education courses for mental health professionals. Contact Elaine about speaking at your next conference for family and/or professional caregivers: 503-949-2464 elaine@EKSanchez.com Visit CaregiverHelp.com http://www.caregiverhelp.com/ ************ Get help coping with caregiver anger http://www.caregiverhelp.com/caregiver_support_for_anger_m2s1/ http://www.caregiverhelp.com/caregiver_support_fear_fatigue_frustration_m2s2/ http://www.caregiverhelp.com/caregiver_support_managing_anger_module_2_session_3/ ************ Learn how to overcome caregiver guilt http://www.caregiverhelp.com/caregiver_support_coping_with_guilt_m3s1/ ************ Discover strategies for coping with caregiver depression http://www.caregiverhelp.com/caregiver_support_coping_with_guilt_m3s1/ ************ Get help coping with caregiver grief http://www.caregiverhelp.com/caregiver_support_for_grief_m5s1/ ************ Develop strategies for responding to dementia-related challenging behavior, including inappropriate sexual behavior http://www.caregiverhelp.com/caregiver_support_dementia_issues_sex_violence_module_6_session_1/ ************ Create a plan for caregiver self-care http://www.caregiverhelp.com/caregiver_support_self_care_module_7_session_1/ ************ Subscribe to Elaine K Sanchez's YouTube Channel: https://YouTube.com/ElaineKSanchez ************ Like CaregiverHelp.com on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CaregiverHelp?ref=hl ************ Subscribe to Elaine's Caregiver Blog: https://www.facebook.com/CaregiverHelp/app_100265896690345 ************ Check out Caregiver Help’s CE Courses for Mental Health Professionals Caregiver Help: Anger and Guilt https://www.pdresources.org/course/index/1/1201/Caregiver-Help-Anger-and-Guilt Caregiver Help: Depression & Grief https://www.pdresources.org/course/index/1/1218/Caregiver-Help-Depression-and-Grief Caregiver Help: Sex and Dementia https://www.pdresources.org/course/index/1/1228/Caregiver-Help-Sex-and-Dementia
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Writing Therapy for Cancer Survivors
This video explains the benefits of writing therapy for people dealing with cancer. This video introduces writing exercises designed to unleash the therapeutic process through expressing feelings that were otherwise unable to be expressed. Studies and clinical trials are showing that writing about traumas and difficult experiences results in better outcomes for people dealing with chronic and serious illnesses. Both physical and mental health can be improved. Writing therapy can also be very helpful for caregivers or loved ones who are also dealing with the emotional trauma of cancer. For more videos on cancer wellness therapies & survivorship support, please visit Cancer Wellness TV's website - www.cwellness.com
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Structured Multidisciplinary Intervention on Quality of Life of Older Adults with Advanced Cancer
Mayo Clinic geriatric psychiatrist Maria Lapid, M.D., discusses a study developed by the Mayo Clinic Psycho-Oncology Research Group to improve quality of life of advanced cancer patients by addressing all of the dimensions of quality of life with a structured multidisciplinary intervention. The study found that older patients responded differently to the intervention and clearly showed a higher quality of life after completing the quality of life intervention.
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Bridging the Gap: A Family Program for Parents with Cancer and their Children
Providence Cancer Center The Providence Cancer Center family program offers a supportive group model to deliver early and ongoing intervention and support throughout the cancer care journey. Creating a framework to talk about the impact of cancer on the family, the program offers effective communication techniques and coping strategies, and suggests tips for helping families adjust to their “new normal.”
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Breast Cancer Community Intervention - Trailer Peranan Support Group
Breast Cancer Community Intervention USM by Group G Theme - "Tok Sey Kanser, Bule-bule PSP"
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Client Testimonies of Parents Anonymous® Support Groups
Parents Anonymous® of South Carolina has been working since 1978 to stop and prevent child abuse and neglect by working to strengthen families through evidence-based programs. Our Support Groups all parents and caregivers to find tools and resources to help with struggles of parents to create a better life for themselves and their families.
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CBPR: Outreach to Older Adults in Delaware's 8 Cancer Clusters
Presented by: Veronica F. Rempusheski, PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA Jeanne K. Buxbaum Chair of Nursing Science Coordinator, PhD in Nursing Science Program School of Nursing, College of Health Sciences University of Delaware http://www.udel.edu/chs/facultystaff/rempusheski.html "First Friday" is a monthly brown-bag research seminar and webinar for faculty and students, featuring guest speakers on timely topics of interest. This session features Dr. Veronica Rempusheski's work with older adults. Older adults with cancer and their caregivers may have different information and support needs than younger persons. Dr. Rempusheski's work advances knowledge about community outreach, optimal use of a telephone-based support service by older adults affected by cancer and their family caregivers, and the degree to which a telephone-based service addresses the information needs of these users. The three aims of the research are to (1) expand outreach to older adults affected by cancer and their family caregivers in Delaware, (2) evaluate outreach to older adults affected by cancer and their family caregivers in Delaware, and (3) develop a model to sustain outreach to older adults affected by cancer and their family caregivers in Delaware. Long term research goals include testing the outreach model and replication of the model nationally.
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Natural History Studies for Rare Diseases
The purpose of the video is to inform patients, patient advocates, caregivers, scientists and others who have an interest in rare diseases about the importance of natural history studies. The Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Office of Orphan Products Development is introducing a new grants program to support natural history studies This video is a moderated discussion between FDA physicians, a patient, a caregiver and the chair of the scientific advisory board for a patient advocacy group.
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A Practical Guide to Breast Cancer Support: Ways to Support
A video developed by Breast Friends that describes the importance of cancer support and contains a practical guide to assist family and friends in supporting a loved one who is undergoing treatment for breast cancer.
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Center for Creative Arts Therapy
The Center for Creative Arts Therapy is one of only a few creative arts therapy programs in the country offering all four creative arts treatment modalities (Music, Drama, Art and Dance/Movement Therapies). Our creative arts therapists are among the most skilled psychotherapists and trainers in their specialty areas, and offer a wide range of services for children, adolescents, adults, families and communities. We offer the following services: * Creative Autism Services * Help for Moms and Caregivers * Grief, Anxiety, Trauma, Life Transitions * Creative Parenting Interventions * Free Monthly Health & Wellness Series * DuPage County New Moms Support Group * Girl Power Support Group Through creative art expression our clients are able to heal and grow. For more information, contact us at info(a)c4creativeartstherapy.com. We are located in Downers Grove, IL (just 15 miles west of Chicago).
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Children of AIDS Face Mental Health Needs
This is the VOA Special English Health Report, from http://voaspecialenglish.com | http://facebook.com/voalearningenglish In June of nineteen eighty-one, public health officials in the United States reported on the first cases of what came to be known as AIDS. Thirty years later, there is growing progress against the epidemic of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. But today an estimated sixteen and a half million children have lost one or both parents to AIDS. Most of these AIDS orphans live in sub-Saharan Africa. And millions more children live with adults who are sick from AIDS.Lucie Cluver from Oxford University in England has studied AIDS orphans and children living with sick adults in South Africa. She says the mental health of children in these situations can be deeply affected. For example, AIDS-orphaned children have higher levels of depression, anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder than children whose parents have died of other causes.Lucie Cluver wrote about this problem in the journal Nature to mark the thirtieth anniversary of AIDS. She says children have to live with the stigma, the sense of shame connected to AIDS. Many are bullied at school or excluded from the community. At home, children living with a sick adult are more likely to live in poverty and face physical and emotional abuse. Also, Lucie Cluver says the children often become the caregivers. They worry and feel responsible for the health of the sick person. "They're missing school to go and get medication. They're washing the sick person. They're often taking them to the toilet, cleaning their wounds or washing their bedclothes." Close contact with sick adults can sometimes spread tuberculosis or other diseases. And Lucie Cluver's research suggests that psychological problems increase as AIDS orphans get older.Writing in Nature, she called for testing more children for tuberculosis. She also called for giving more parents the drugs needed to keep them healthy longer with HIV, the virus that causes AIDS. There are programs to help children, but Lucie Cluver says there is "far more to be done." She says interventions such as cognitive behavioral therapy and support groups are "urgently needed" for those orphaned by AIDS or living with sick adults. But the evidence for which interventions are effective "is still thin," she says.For VOA Special English, I'm Alex Villarreal. You can learn American English and much more every day at voaspecialenglish.com. (Adapted from a radio program broadcast 08Jun2011)
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Are the Metis Treaty People?
Dr. Adam Gaudry from the University of Saskatchewan argues that the Manitoba Act should be thought of as a treaty between the Metis Nation and Canada. Part of the 2015-2016 Weweni Indigenous Scholars Speaker Series presented by the Indigenous Affairs Office. From January 6, 2016.
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Welcome to the Paul Burke Training Group
Paul Burke Training & Consulting Group is a learning organization. We are growing team of highly experienced clinicians, adult-educators, curriculum design professionals and organizational learning consultants who support each other in the pursuit of excellence in how we work and in how we help others to learn to teach and practice MI. Together, we are a growing group of trainers and consultants who provide an easy-access touchstone in Canada for "whatever-it-takes support" to the learning of Motivational Interviewing. We develop and provide customized training approaches for MI applications in concurrent disorders treatment (mental health and addicitions), tobacco cessation, problem gambling treatment, health interventions and patient education, and chronic condition self-management. And - training is just the "front-end" of what we offer! http://www.paulburketraining.com/
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Interventions that Work: Employment of Cancer Survivors
In this webcast, Carlton Fong and Kathleen Murphy discuss the findings and implications for the systematic review- Behavioral, Psychological, Educational and Vocational Interventions to Facilitate Employment Outcomes for Cancer Survivors: A Systematic Review (http://www.campbellcollaboration.org/lib/project/225/). The review was recently published in The Campbell Library. Carlton Fong serves as managing editor for the Campbell Collaboration's Education Coordinating Group (ECG) and also discusses the goals of the ECG and its Disability Subgroup. The webcast is sponsored by the Center on KTDRR, the KTER Center, and The Campbell Collaboration. More information: http://www.ktdrr.org/training/webcasts/webcast22/index.html
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Aboriginal Education
Education has long been heralded as the key to economic improvement. Leading economist Don Drummond has studied the economic inequality of Canada's First Nations and concluded that every effort must be taken to lead young people to post-secondary education. What barriers make a university or college education extremely difficult to achieve for First Nations young people?
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Challenges for teenagers with cancer - Dr Rick Walker / Oncologist
Dr Rick Walker explains that young people are in a stage of life where they are trying to get connected with peers and some distance from parents, and this can be challenging following a cancer diagnosis. The Youth Cancer Services provide specialist treatment and support to young people with cancer aged 15-25. The services are staffed with expert doctors, nurses, social workers, psychologists and others experienced in working with young cancer patients. To find out more, visit http://www.youthcancer.com.au If you find any of the content distressing, you can call a CanTeen counsellor on 1800 835 932 (10am – 10pm AEST weekdays, 10am-6pm weekends) or LifeLine on 13 11 14. To connect with other young people who understand what dealing with cancer is like, join CanTeen’s online community at http://www.canteen.org.au/join
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A Pilot Study Examining the Awareness, Attitude and Burden of Informal Caregivers of dementia Patients
Pakistan is one of five countries with the highest projected increase in prevalence of dementia in the Asia Pacific region (Access Economic, 2006). There is a lack of structured support network for caregivers in general and for dementia caregivers in specific. The caregivers and other related individuals predominantly rely on traditional familial support for caregiving. This approach places immense burden on the familial caregivers (Shaji, 2009). In Pakistan, there is paucity of research evidence on care of dementia patients and the need of caregivers dealing with such patients. This study explores awareness among caregivers, their attitude towards family members suffering from dementia and their experience of burden. In-depth interviews were conducted with twelve caregivers of diagnosed patients of dementia in Rawalpindi/ Islamabad, Pakistan. There was a considerable lack of awareness about dementia as an illness among the caregivers. They reported a conflict between the emotional and religious commitment to nurture the elderly relative and their experience of psychological, physical and economic burden, resulting in occasional episodes of carelessness and violence towards them. The study indicated that women, particularly those who were employed outside of the home, reported higher levels of stress. It is suggested that support from extended family in all forms was perceived as a concrete form of stress relief by the primary caregiver. The findings of this study imply that the social and financial burden of dementia on families of caregivers in Pakistan may be exacerbated if they do not have support. This indicates a need for multipronged intervention from the government and non-government organizations as well as the community to develop programs for caregivers which are nested within the cultural context of filial piety in Pakistan. These strategies should also be gender sensitive, giving priority to more at risk groups. By: Dr FarahQadir: Dr. Qadir works as the head of the Department of Behavioural Sciences and is involved in teaching research methodology, epidemiological research and therapeutic interventions. Assistant Professor, Department of Behavioural Sciences, Fatima Jinnah Women University Rawalpindi, Punjab, Pakistan Wajiha Gulzar: Rawalpindi, Pakistan Amna Khalid: PhD Student, Clinical Psychology, University of Edinburgh, UK
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The Saskatoon Police Service - Never the Same Day Twice
The Saskatoon Police Service offers career opportunities that are worth serious consideration. The city has a rapidly growing Aboriginal population and the service must reflect this change. As protectors and peacemakers, the role police play in any community is invaluable. The police service offers careers both on the front lines and in civilian support positions. For more information visit saskatoonpoliceservice.ca. ©2014 Saskatoon Police Service
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Psychosocial Support - Western Uganda Bantwana Program (Part 4 of 4)
Bantwana's mission is to improve the wellbeing of vulnerable children and their caregivers and families affected by HIV and AIDS and poverty. Bantwana is an initiative of World Education, Inc. and John Snow, Inc. This video was made by Holy Cow! Productions.
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Transfer Techniques For Patients With Stroke (Part 1: Maximal Assistance Transfer)
Stroke is a leading cause of death in Singapore. Survivors need special care once they are discharged from hospital. This video shows safe maximal assistance transfer techniques for stroke victims. It is important that caregivers know safe handling and transfer techniques so as to minimize injuries to themselves and their patients. This video is brought to you by SingHealth, the largest healthcare & hospital group in Singapore. Health Videos: http://www.youtube.com/singaporehealth Singapore Health Website: http://www.singhealth.com.sg Subscribe to be notified of new videos: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=singaporehealth
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Dismantling the Doctrine of Discovery: The Road to Reconciliation Panel
This panel discussion was held June 1st, 2015 at the Truth and Reconciliation Commission closing events in Ottawa, Canada. The Doctrine of Discovery was used as legal and moral justification for colonial dispossession of sovereign Indigenous Nations. Christian explorers claimed lands for their monarchs who could exploit the land, regardless of the original occupiers. To View Grand Chief Ed John's United Nation paper on the Doctrine of Discovery, visit: http://bit.ly/1LN1gfU For more information on the Doctrine of Discovery, visit:http://bit.ly/1LN1gfU
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Richard Wagamese - Indian Horse
Presented by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre. In this emotional tale of Saul Indian Horse, Richard Wagamese tells the realistic story of a man whose life is drastically changed by one of Canada's most painful histories. When Saul was a child he was taken away from his family and forced into an Indian Residential School where he witnessed and experienced unimaginable abuses at the hands of the school's educators. In spite of the harrowing atrocities, it is at the school that Saul discovers his love of hockey, a game that, for a short time, serves as a means of escape. Saul's talent leads to a draft with a minor league team and a spot on Team Canada during the 1972 Canada-Soviet Summit Series. However, as Saul grows into a man, he struggles with racism and alcohol addiction. Saul's tumultuous adulthood eventually leads him back to his roots, where he confronts his past and begins a new journey towards healing. Richard Wagamese is an Ojibway author from the Wabaseemoong First Nation in Northwestern Ontario. He is the author of several fiction and non-fiction works including For Joshua: An Ojibway Father Teaches His Son, Runaway Dreams, and Indian Horse. Wagamese has also been a journalist and, in 1991, became the first Aboriginal Canadian to receive the National Newspaper Award for Column Writing. His most recent novel, Indian Horse, was chosen as the winner of First Nation Communities Read, and is on the Globe and Mail's bestseller's list as well as the Canadian Booksellers Association's bestseller's list. Among his awards, Wagamese's memoir One Native Life was listed as one of The Globe and Mail's 100 Best Books of 2008. In 2010 he accepted an Honorary Doctor of Letters from Thompson Rivers University. Wagamese currently lives just outside of Kamloops, BC with his wife, Debra Powell, and Molly the Story Dog.
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MPN Hero Rebecca Claassen, RN: Helping Nurses Learn About MPNs
2015 MPN Hero Rebecca Claassen, RN says that one of the challenges with MPNs (myeloproliferative neoplasms) is that they are not a well-known category of cancer. Becca is a certified oncology nurse and unit educator at the University of Kansas Cancer Center. It is her job to educate the nursing staff about MPNs so they can provide patients with the best possible care. In this video, Becca also emphasizes the importance of patient and caregiver education. That way, she says, everyone can work as a more efficient team to help patients manage their MPNs. Are You or a Loved One Living With an MPN? Register for MPN Support and Resources: https://www.voicesofmpn.com/register.aspx Check Out More Stories About the 2015 MPN Heroes: https://www.voicesofmpn.com/meet-mpn-heroes.aspx Sponsored by Incyte Corporation. ©2015, Incyte Corporation. All rights reserved. UPM-1059c 11/15
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Living in Two Worlds (Documentary)
WARNING: "Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are warned that the following program may contain images and voices of deceased persons". Living in Two Worlds is a 26 minute documentary made by Indigenous Media Scholarship students and a partnership between the OPEN CHANNEL, NITV, City of Port Phillip and St Kilda Youth Services. The film was produced by Open Channel students Lisa Maza, Aretha Briggs, Tim Church and Arthur Jackson working with industry mentors Alan Collins ACS, Rima Tamou and Peter Worland. Living in Two Worlds gives voice to the 'Parkies', a group of mostly indigenous people who congregate in the park. It also follows Dave Arden, a proud Kookatha/Gunditjmarra man and well renowned songwriter/musician, who also spent time in the park. They come together at Yalukit Wilam Ngargee Indigenous music festival, where the 'Parkies marshal, and Dave and his band play. These unique stories highlight family, culture, identity, connection and the resilience of people living in two worlds.
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First Nation's Treaty History in B.C., Canada
This was broadcasted in the 90's and gives us a timeless understanding of the challenges First Nations have faced in Canada. There are some scenes of great radio host and sadly missed Jack Webster (resident on Saltspring), interviewing a First Nations hero Frank Calder.
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Knowledge is Power – building capacities for First Nations control of health services
Dr. Jeff Reading Director of the Centre for Aboriginal Health Research based at the University of Victoria (UVic) Professor in the School of Public Health and Social Policy, Faculty of Human and Social Development, UVic Dr. Reading’s research has brought attention to such critical issues as disease prevention, tobacco use and misuse, healthy living, accessibility to health care, and diabetes among Aboriginal people in Canada. His determination to develop solutions contributed to the creation of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research - Institute of Aboriginal Peoples’ Health in 2000 as part of a movement calling for a national advanced research agenda in the area of Aboriginal health. The outcome of the CIHR-IAPH is to improve the health of Aboriginal Peoples’ living in Canada and work collaboratively to improve indigenous peoples’ health globally.
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Indigenous Feminisms Power Panel
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Professor Robert Miller: The Doctrine of Discovery and Manifest Destiny
Official video archive of presentation by Professor Robert Miller at the Indigenous Peoples Forum on the Doctrine of Discovery March 23, 2012 at the Arizona State Capitol House of Representatives
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Family Caregiving: Opportunity
Connect Caregivers to local information, skills, and support. This video was developed for use by the Reitman Centre's Social Innovation and Training Programs to reduce social isolation of Family Caregivers 55+ in Toronto. Please contact the Cyril & Dorothy, Joel and Jill Reitman Centre for Alzheimer's Support and Training for more information on upcoming programs and registration. reitmaninquiries.msh@sinaihealthsystem.ca or (416) 586-4800 x5882
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Understanding Aboriginal Identity
Understanding Aboriginal Identity explores the complex issue of self-identification for Aboriginal people. Today, Aboriginal identity remains inextricably linked with past government legislation and the continued stereotyping of Aboriginal people in the media and Canadian history. From a Metis farm in rural Alberta, to the offices of Canada’s leading scholars, Understanding Aboriginal Identity examines the factors that shape who we are. To order this video please go to www.bearpaweducation.ca/videos
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