Could your team benefit from learning techniques to prevent, de-escalate and respond to resident to staff aggression? If so, get them (and yourself) registered for the in-person training on May 12th in Wichita.  Choose between a morning or afternoon training session. This Long-Term Care Resident to Staff Aggression: Prevention and Response training opportunity isn’t just for nursing staff.  Employees from all departments and roles will benefit. 

The NO COST training is supported by an OSHA Susan Harwood Targeted Training Grant.  The training is designed specifically for long-term care employees.  All attendees will receive a certificate of completion and those licensed in Kanas may be eligible for CE credits. 

The number from each organization that can attend is not limited, but spaces in each session are so get registered today! For more information or to get registered, visit Resident To Staff Aggression Training (leadingagekansas.org) or contact Stephanie Gfeller (stephanie@leadingagekansas.org).

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Stephanie grew up spending time with her great-aunts in their shared housing home just like the beloved TV show Golden Girls. The memories she made and the fun she remembers is what she says led to pursuing a career in aging services. As the Coordinator of Special Projects, Stephanie looks forward to improving the quality of life for elders through association activities and coordinating the Team STEPPS grant project. Stephanie's love for connecting with others shines in her role at LeadingAge Kansas as well as at home with her kids doing fun activities and baking. She also enjoys running and says that although it may be at the pace of a turtle, she loves it! Stephanie can be reached at 785.233.7443, ext. 104.