Dr. Cheryl Woodson

Seminars for Health Systems and Professional Caregivers

Doctors, Advance Practice Professionals, Nurses, Social Workers, Attorneys, Police, and Community Service Personal

 

TO SURVIVE CAREGIVING —    
A Daughter’s Experience, A Doctor’s Advice On Finding Hope, Help & Health
Practical information for family caregivers and the professionals who help them give excellent elder care without destroying their own health, finances, and relationships.

 

CAN YOU “SURE THE SILVER TSUNAMI?”
Preparing For The Babyboomers & Beyond
Seniors and their advocates participate in society, access services, and challenge the health care system based on several factors: demographics, the physical changes associated with both normal aging, and age-related illness, changing social paradigms and ineffective social policy.

 

ABUSE AND NEGLECT OF THE ELDERLY —
Another Form of Domestic Violence
Risk factors, reporting requirements, and intervention strategies for professionals.

 

DIAGNOSING DEMENTIA IN THE PRIMARY CARE SETTING —
Can You Afford To; Can You Afford NOT To?
Clinical assessment and practice management strategies for primary care physicians.

 

COMMUNITY-BASED GERIATRICS ASSESSMENT —
The “Virtual” Team
Operational recommendations for cost effective Geriatrics interventions based on current demographics and clinical information, offering sound business principles for health care professionals.

 

SUPPORTING HEALTH LITERACY THROUGH THE “PATIENT-FRIENDLY” ENVIRONMENT
Screening the 20-minute AMA Film: “Helping Your Patients Understand”.
Discussing communication and practice management strategies for health care professionals.

 

THE PHYSICIAN USER’S MANUAL —
Stronger Advocacy through Better Communication with Doctors
(Adaptable for community or professional audiences.)

 

DON’T KILL THE MESSAGE, OR THE MESSENGER —
How to Deliver Bad News
Communication strategies for clergy, health care and social service professionals.