SCHEDULE AT A GLANCE

GENERAL INFORMATION

PERSON-CENTERED CARE

BEST PRACTICES ​PRESENTERS

Karen Stobbe, Keynote speaker and Master of Ceremonies  will bring her unique perspective as she shares about her  personal experiences with persons with Alzheimer's disease. Karen has consulted on a National Alzheimer's Association training program and was the co-developer for the Hand in Hand Training Program produced by CMS and distributed to every nursing home in the country. Karen has performed over 700 trainings in person-centered care, being with persons with dementia, creativity in healthcare and the
importance of  laughter. Karen and her husband, Mondy, are currently working on a website for families with tips, videos and podcasts to help anyone who is associated with dementia.

Get ready to Shake it Up at this year’s 3rd Annual  NJ Culture Change Connect Forum!   We have four amazing presenters that will  share their “Person Centered Care Best Practices” to inspire, teach  and encourage you to Shake it Up with fresh ideas and approaches.

Be prepared to have a unique experience, unlike any other conference you have attended!

We are excited to have you join us for this year’s forum!

Francis Njuakom Nchii hails from Cameroon, Africa.  Come find out how one person makes a difference in his community and his country.  He is the Founder and Executive Director of  Community Development Volunteers for Technical Assistance (CDVTA),  Cameroon's leading organization in care and support of older people.

$50.00




$75.00




FREE



FREE

GUEST SPEAKERS


REGISTRATION FEES

7:45am-8:30am:

Breakfast & Registration


8:30am-8:45am:

Shake it Up Welcome w/Denise Boudreau-Scott

8:45am-9:30am:

Keynote w/Karen Stobbe

9:30am-9:45am:

Break  

9:45am – 11:35am:

Best Practice Presentations
a.     9:45am-10:15am - Grp 1
b.     10:25am-10:55am – Grp 2
c.     11:05am-11:35am Panel Discussion

11:35am – 12:30pm:

Complimentary Lunch

12:30pm – 2:20pm:

Best Practice Presentations 
a.     12:30pm-1pm Grp 3
b.     1:10pm-1:40pm Grp 4
c.     1:50pm – 2:20pm  Panel Discussion  

2:20pm-2:30pm:
Break

2:30pm-3:30pm:

Closing w/Francis Njuakom Nchii  

3:30pm;
​Forum Ends

Using IT to Create a True Community Dedicated to Improving the Quality of Life for Your Residents
Presented By:  Care Share Manager Team Members

Person Centered Care and Parkinson’s Disease
Presented By:  Parker Team Members

Caring Conversations: Humanities at the Heart of Elder Care
Presented By: Steven Institute Of Technology & Overlook Medical Center Team Members

Volunteers in Action
Presented By: Meadow Lakes Team Members

Nursing Home Attendees**
(Medicare Certified Nursing Home)


All Other Attendees **
(AL, Vendors, Private Homes, ADHS, etc.)


Resident in a Nursing Home


Family Member of a Resident in a Nursing Home

For every paid attendee, one FREE registration for a CNA from the same organization!!!  Registration required for the CNA.**

REGISTRATION:

Registration is online only  at  www.njculturechange.org   We accept Visa, MasterCard, American  Express or check (made out to NJACC).  Registrations received without payment will not be processed.

REGISTRATION INCLUDES:

Program materials, light breakfast and lunch (kosher lunches available upon advanced request).

REGISTRATION SUBSTITUTIONS/CANCELLATIONS:

If the registered individual is unable to attend, substitutions from the same organization are welcome. For substitution
information, please contact  cavila@parkerlife.org.  NJACC is unable to offer refunds for cancellations.

DRESS: 

Business casual dress encouraged, as well as, bringing a jacket or sweater to ensure your comfort.

CONTINUING  EDUCATION CONTACT HOURS:

LNHA and Activities Professional CEUs are all pending.