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iHOPE: Creating a Caregiving Support System

Join topic expert Sara Palmer, PhD, for the iHOPE: Creating a Caregiving Support System webinar and learn more about the following topics:

  • Role of stroke caregivers
  • The importance of social support and where to get it
  • What to do if family and friends won’t help
  • Accessing respite care
  • Tips for self-help

Dr. Sara Palmer is a rehabilitation psychologist specializing in stroke, caregiving and psychological issues related to disability. She is an assistant professor at the Johns Hopkins University Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Palmer is also the author of a book for caregivers, co-authored by Dr. Jeffrey Palmer and titled When Your Spouse Has a Stroke.

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Tell us about your experience. A new window with a short survey will appear after you close out of the webinar. Please take a few minutes to give us your feedback. This webinar was recorded February 15, 2012.

All webinars are prerecorded except where noted.

System requirements:
PC-based attendees - Required: Windows® 2000, XP Home, XP Pro, 2003 Server, Vista or newer.
Macintosh®-based attendees - Required: Mac OS X 10.4 (Tiger®) or newer

This program is funded by Allergan, Inc., AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Bristol-Myers Squibb/Sanofi Pharmaceuticals Partnership, Bristol-Myers Squibb and Pfizer, Inc., Genentech, Inc., the Melvin and Elaine Wolf Foundation, MetLife Foundation, NovaVision, Pfizer, Inc. and Purdue Pharma.


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