Next course to be scheduled Spring 2021

This 6-week course is designed to equip family caregivers with effective tools for self-care and to reduce stress, guilt, anger and depression. We’ll help you learn to communicate more effectively with family members and the medical community while adding problem-solving skills.

For more information, contact connections@amazingplacehouston.org.

Powerful Tools for Caregivers is designed for family members caring for a loved one with dementia.

There is no cost for this program; however, there is a $25 fee for the Caregiver Notebook.

The PTC program is an evidence-based program that meets for 6 consecutive weeks (2-hour class each week). It is facilitated by two class leaders trained to deliver the content in small groups.

By taking this course, you will learn effective self-care tools designed to reduce caregiver stress, burden, guilt, anger, and depression. You will also learn ways to strengthen your problem-solving skills.

Yes. This course provides a mix of lecture and interactive exercises designed to help you as a caregiver learn how to interact more productively with your loved one, family members, and members of the healthcare community.

Understanding dementia from the very beginning is key to a successful and peaceful journey.

Savvy Caregiver