Lehigh Valley Activity Professionals Association
September 8, 2022 Meeting
Sept 8, 2022 11am-2PM
Location: ZOOM (You will be given the ZOOM login information on or before 9/7, only if you are a current paid member.)
Questions: Please contact Carrie at [email protected] or 610-381-1009
Presentation Speaker: Alisa Tagg, BA ACC/EDU CADDCT CDP CDCS, Association Director of the National Association of Activity Professionals, has been a certified activity consultant and educator since 2006 and is an independent contracted consultant for various long-term living communities throughout southern Nevada. Alisa holds a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, a provider’s Certificate of Completion specializing in Aging with the Nevada Geriatric Education Center and is a Certified Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care Trainer, a Certified Dementia Practitioner with the National Certification Council for Dementia Practitioners, and a Certified Dementia Communication Specialist with the Silver Dawn Training. Alisa speaks on local, state and national levels on various topics relating to health care and the activity profession.
Topic: Providing Quality of Life for Individuals with PTSD and Trauma: The Activity Professional will gain an understanding of trauma informed care and culturally competent staffing. Critical Elements specific to these areas will be reviewed and investigated further.
About Our Topic:
• Gain an understanding of PTSD and Trauma Informed Care
• Recognize key elements for cultural competence.
• Review and recognize critical elements specific to Trauma Informed Care
• Explore non-pharmacological approaches to careDate: 09/08/2022 (Thu.) Time: 11:00am - 2:00pm EDT Location: ZOOM- a link will be sent to you on or before 9/7 if you are a paid member