Calendar

We invite all SASH partners and community members to submit relevant calendar events. Please click “Add Event” below, and we will review and publish your submission within two business days.

In addition, a list of upcoming professional-development training opportunities in Vermont, as well as ongoing SASH training webinars, can be found on the SASH forum here (Scroll to “TRAININGS: Trainings, Webinar Registrations, Independent Study”).

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  • Healthy Living Workshop Refresher-Northern Tier

    Healthy Living Workshop Refresher-Northern Tier

    All day
    2017-06-01
    Waterbury

    Waterbury

    This Healthy Living Workshop (HLW) Refresher will be held at the Waterbury State Office Complex, and is meant for facilitators of any one of the HLW’s (Chronic Pain, Chronic Disease, and Diabetes Management).

    Register Here

  • Family-to-Family

    Family-to-Family

    10:59 -00:00
    2017-06-01
    Berlin

    Berlin

    Free 12 week class. 

    For Family Members and Friends of Individuals Living with Mental Illness

    Register now to attend the FREE Family to Family class. Advanced registration is required. 

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  • Vermont Suicide Prevention Symposium

    Vermont Suicide Prevention Symposium

    08:00 -16:00
    2017-06-05

    Killington, VT

    Killington, VT

    Pathway to Care for Effective Suicide Prevention

    Early Bird Savings Deadline: Friday, April 7

    Learn More and Register Here

  • Supporting Individuals Experiencing Mental Health Issues

    Supporting Individuals Experiencing Mental Health Issues

    09:33 -15:30
    2017-06-05

    44 South Main Street, Randolph

    44 South Main Street, Randolph

    Supporting Individuals Experiencing Mental Health Issues ~ $60.00
    Monday, June 5, 2017, 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    At this training, participants will receive an overview of the common physical changes and health issues older adults experience. Additionally, they will learn about other cognitive issues that may have an impact on decision making and overall functioning.  Participants will learn strategies to best support their clients who have challenging behaviors and issues that impact many areas of their lives.  Case studies will be used to identify issues, and to learn creative strategies of support and how to implement them.  Topics include:

     

    • How mental illness issues present in older adults – a general introduction
    • Best practices used to support people with serious mental illness issues
    • Boundaries
    • Trauma-informed care and family dynamics
    • The importance of safety/supervision/debriefing supports for staff
    • The BEERS list – medication contraindications
    • Suicide awareness and general prevention
    • Dementia awareness – supportive strategies for clients and support for caregivers
    • Co-occurring mental illness and substance abuse
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  • Family-to-Family

    Family-to-Family

    10:57 -00:00
    2017-06-06
    St. Johnsbury

    St. Johnsbury

    Free 12 week class.

    For Family Members and Friends of Individuals Living with Mental Illness

    Register now to attend the FREE Family to Family class. Advanced registration is required. 

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  • Living with Alzheimer's for People with Alzheimer's

    Living with Alzheimer's for People with Alzheimer's

    17:30 -19:00
    2017-06-07
    The Memory Program, 792 College Parkway, Suite 205, Colchester, VT 05446

    The Memory Program, 792 College Parkway, Suite 205, Colchester, VT 05446

    Led by volunteer Community Educators Beth Anderson and Joan Marsh-Reed

    The diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease is life-changing and leads to many questions. What will this mean for me and my family? How do I plan for the future? Where can I get the help I need?

    Living With Alzheimer’s is a series of education programs that provide answers to the questions that arise in the early, middle and late stages of the disease. Hear from those directly affected and learn what you need to know, what you need to plan and what you can do at each point along the way.

    Call the Alzheimer’s Association 24/7 Helpline 800-272-3900 to sign up.

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  • Family-to-Family

    Family-to-Family

    10:59 -00:00
    2017-06-08
    Berlin

    Berlin

    Free 12 week class. 

    For Family Members and Friends of Individuals Living with Mental Illness

    Register now to attend the FREE Family to Family class. Advanced registration is required. 

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  • William Ting workshop on Qigong & Tai Chi Principles

    William Ting workshop on Qigong & Tai Chi Principles

    All day
    2017-06-10-2017-06-11

    Special Opportunity–William Ting workshop on Qigong & Tai Chi Principles
    June 10-11, 2017

    Enjoy this unique opportunity to deepen  and enhance your practice and teaching. Spend a week-end of study and learning with Tai Chi Master William Ting at beautiful Rock Point retreat on Lake Champlain.  Follow this link for more information.  If you want to attend this event (or even think you might), please complete this very brief survey to help with planning. For more information, contact  Marty Kidder, marty@oaktreetaichi.com

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  • Wellness Nurse Webinar

    Wellness Nurse Webinar

    08:30 -09:30
    2017-06-13

    Register for the webinar here.

  • Family-to-Family

    Family-to-Family

    10:57 -00:00
    2017-06-13
    St. Johnsbury

    St. Johnsbury

    Free 12 week class.

    For Family Members and Friends of Individuals Living with Mental Illness

    Register now to attend the FREE Family to Family class. Advanced registration is required. 

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  • SASH Coordinator Webinar

    SASH Coordinator Webinar

    09:00 -10:00
    2017-06-14

    To register for the SASH Coordinator Webinar:  https://attendee.gototraining.com/r/6620914145874784257

    To connect via telephone:

    Telephone call

    Long distance: +1 (510) 365-3331

    Access code: 545-602-521

    Audio PIN: Shown after joining the training

  • Living with Alzheimer's for People with Alzheimer's

    Living with Alzheimer's for People with Alzheimer's

    17:30 -19:00
    2017-06-14
    The Memory Program, 792 College Parkway, Suite 205, Colchester, VT 05446

    The Memory Program, 792 College Parkway, Suite 205, Colchester, VT 05446

    Led by volunteer Community Educators Beth Anderson and Joan Marsh-Reed

    The diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease is life-changing and leads to many questions. What will this mean for me and my family? How do I plan for the future? Where can I get the help I need?

    Living With Alzheimer’s is a series of education programs that provide answers to the questions that arise in the early, middle and late stages of the disease. Hear from those directly affected and learn what you need to know, what you need to plan and what you can do at each point along the way.

    Call the Alzheimer’s Association 24/7 Helpline 800-272-3900 to sign up.

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  • Family-to-Family

    Family-to-Family

    10:59 -00:00
    2017-06-15
    Berlin

    Berlin

    Free 12 week class. 

    For Family Members and Friends of Individuals Living with Mental Illness

    Register now to attend the FREE Family to Family class. Advanced registration is required. 

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  • Wellness Nurse Webinar

    Wellness Nurse Webinar

    08:30 -09:30
    2017-06-16

    Please register for the webinar here.

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  • Living with Alzheimer's for People with Alzheimer's

    Living with Alzheimer's for People with Alzheimer's

    17:30 -19:00
    2017-06-21
    The Memory Program, 792 College Parkway, Suite 205, Colchester, VT 05446

    The Memory Program, 792 College Parkway, Suite 205, Colchester, VT 05446

    Led by volunteer Community Educators Beth Anderson and Joan Marsh-Reed

    The diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease is life-changing and leads to many questions. What will this mean for me and my family? How do I plan for the future? Where can I get the help I need?

    Living With Alzheimer’s is a series of education programs that provide answers to the questions that arise in the early, middle and late stages of the disease. Hear from those directly affected and learn what you need to know, what you need to plan and what you can do at each point along the way.

    Call the Alzheimer’s Association 24/7 Helpline 800-272-3900 to sign up.

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  • Grand Rounds – Annual Wellness Visit

    Grand Rounds – Annual Wellness Visit

    17:00 -18:30
    2017-06-28
    WebEx

    WebEx

    WebEx Connection Details June 28, 2017 – Annual Wellness Visit Grand Rounds

    Click on link:  https://meetings.webex.com/collabs/#/meetings/detail?uuid=MB5HW24NPO1YIR58KL6HE3PWZT-5HOH&rnd=678983.08869

     

    1. PLEASE ENTER YOUR NAME & EMAIL ADDRESS

    2. Join as Guest (the audio conference alert will appear)

    3. Call into the meeting

    4. Enter attendee ID as displayed

    Audio Connection:     1-415-655-0001

     

    Meeting Number/Access Code:    198 922 672     

  • Living with Alzheimer's for Younger-Onset Alzheimer's

    Living with Alzheimer's for Younger-Onset Alzheimer's

    17:30 -19:00
    2017-06-28

    792 College Parkway, Suite 205, Colchester, VT 05446

    792 College Parkway, Suite 205, Colchester, VT 05446

    Led by volunteer Community Educators Beth Anderson and Joan Marsh-Reed

    The diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease is life-changing and leads to many questions. What will this mean for me and my family? How do I plan for the future? Where can I get the help I need?

    Living With Alzheimer’s is a series of education programs that provide answers to the questions that arise in the early, middle and late stages of the disease. Hear from those directly affected and learn what you need to know, what you need to plan and what you can do at each point along the way.

    Registration Required: Call the 24/7 Helpline @ 800-272-3900 to sign up.

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