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20 Hour CEU for RCFE & ARF in Oceanside

September 29, 2018 @ 8:00 am - September 30, 2018 @ 6:30 pm

20 Hour CEU for RCFE & ARF Administrators

Fairwinds Ivey Ranch, Oceanside

4490 Mesa Dr, Oceanside, CA 92056


Saturday, September 29, 2018

7:30 – 8 am Sign-in/Coffee & Pastries 

8:00 am-12:00pm Instructor: Michelle Herman

Living Beyond a Stroke: Implications for Empathic Care (4 Hours) Meets Subject Code 06 -Physical Needs              RCFE# 433-0406-27760 ARF# 433-0406-27759

Overview of strokes, with a special emphasis on the management of the motor and non-motor symptoms caused by this condition and how to provide quality care in response to these symptoms. Attendees will learn various ways to manage such symptoms and help prevent future strokes, through the perspective of using empathic communication, care, and supportive rehabilitation services. At the end of the course, attendees will be equipped with the necessary skills to care for an individual who has survived a stroke.

(12-12:30 pm lunch on your own)

12:30-2:30 pm Instructor: Michelle Herman

 Coping with Grief and Loss as a Professional (2 hours) Meets Subject Code 05 – Community & support services

RCFE# 433-0205-29832 ARF#433-0205-29831

Loss of functional abilities and death of residents are part of working in adult and elderly residential care. Attendees will learn the definition and stages of grief as well as to recognize its various manifestations.  Appropriate behaviors and boundaries for staff interactions with grieving families and residents will be reviewed.  Ideas and tools for managing and supporting grief among staff will also be reviewed.  A group discussion will be held to share challenges and best practices to support staff in understanding their feelings while having a sustainable career in their field.

2:30-6:3 0pm Instructor: Jatana Williams

Meeting the Physical Needs of Your Residents (4 hours) Meets Subject Code 06 – Physical Needs

RCFE# 433-0406-29833 ARF#433-0406-29834

The instructor will review health care needs of residents living in residential care settings and how to manage oversight of care needs.

Sunday, September 30, 2018

7:30 – 8 am Sign-in/Coffee & Pastries 

8:00 am – 10:00 am Instructor: Luke Schlimme, LCSW

Creating a Community prepared to serve LGBT Older Adults (2 hours) Meets subject code 04 – Psych/social – psych/social needs. RCFE# 433-0204-28150 ARF# 433-0204-28149

The purpose of this course is to provide an overview and understanding of the culture of seniors who self-identify as LGBT. This course will focus on learning how to provide quality care to this group of individuals, focusing on creating a diverse, openly welcome, and empathic residential care community.

10:00 am -1:00 pm Instructor: Luke Schlimme, LCSW

Best Practices for Family Involvement & Dealing with Dynamics (3 hours) Meets Subject Code 04 – Psych/social – psych/social needs RCFE# 433-0304-28334 ARF# 433-0304-28333

An overview of powerful communication, with a special emphasis on implementing skills to provide a more effective way to communicate and meet psychosocial needs of potential residents’ family members. Attendees will learn ways to find the best solution for each customer quickly, correctly and with a helpful attitude.

 (1-1:30 pm lunch on your own)

1:30-6:30 pm Instructor: Jatana Williams

Health and Stress (1 hour) Meets Subject Code 06 -Physical Needs

ARF#433-0106-30052 RCFE# 433-0106-30058

 Resident Rights (4 Hours) Meets Subject Code 01 – Laws, regulations, policies & procedures

RCFE# 433-0401-28147 ARF#433-0401-28833

Presenter will discuss the RCFE and ARF Resident Rights by the State Department of Social Services. Just as we all are guaranteed certain freedom and rights under federal and state laws, residents in residential care facilities for the elderly are guaranteed additional rights because of physical or cognitive limitations.

Limited Space! We create an environment of shared learning, therefore, space is limited!

Both Days $150, one 10 hour day $75 or mix and match topics for total of 10 hours for $80


September 29, 2018 @ 8:00 am
September 30, 2018 @ 6:30 pm


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Fairwinds-Ivey Ranch
4490 Mesa Dr.
Oceanside, CA 92056 United States
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