Educational Events

Designed specifically with the caregiver in mind, speakers present on topics to reduce caregiver stress.


Events For Family Caregivers

We offer various webinars and an annual symposium on topics related to emotional and logistical aspects of caregiving. These educational events are a beneficial way to gain resources, knowledge, perspective, insight, and hope. Sign up for an upcoming event or view some of our event recordings to join a community with others who understand your situation.

Free Educational Webinar, March 29, 2023: A Conversation with Area Agency on Aging-Resources and Offerings for Caregivers

Join us for an important conversation with Director of Care Coordination, Scott Hawthornthwaite, with Area Agency on Aging (AAA).

The question is…What does AAA NOT do? This non-profit agency partners with multiple community organizations – including Duet – to administer, coordinate, develop, and fund programs and services for seniors, and family caregivers.

Come discover the wealth of services they provide including: respite care reimbursement, referrals for free and low cost legal and tax preparation services, and a new website featuring videos to train family members tending to a loved one at home.

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Free Educational Self-Care Webinar, April 14, 2023: Empathy Fatigue – Presented by Dr. Barry Kerzin

Empathy fatigue is real! You are invited to join us for a rare opportunity to set our intentions toward self-care through the wisdom and counsel of American physician, Buddhist monk, and personal physician to the 14th Dalai Lama, Dr. Barry Kerzin. In this informative webinar, Dr. Kerzin will address the adverse impacts of empathy fatigue on our health and well-being and help us navigate how to holistically gain well-being amidst challenging times.

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Past Virtual Event - Family Caregiver Symposium

On October 13, 2022, Duet hosted an inspiring virtual symposium designed to help family caregivers gain practical strategies to help with their caregiving journeys. International speaker and consultant on caregiving, aging, and healthcare, Dr. Aaron Blight, offered caregivers a framework for processing their experience and building resilience. Award winning educator, author, writer, and television personality, Dr. Macie P. Smith, discussed the resistance many caregivers face from their loved ones and provided tips and tools to address it.
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