Human Resources and Payroll

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Class Information

Class: Life Planning Seminar: A Guide for Caregiving
Date: Thursday May 30, 2013
Location: Campus: Fairfax
Building: Engineering Building
Room: 1605
Start Time: 12:00 pm
Duration: 1 hours
Instructor: Benjamin Pratt
Contact: Name: Bridget Peabody
email: hrlearn@gmu.edu extension: 3-6764
Description: Dr. Pratt, a retired counselor, has been a caregiver for his wife for six of the last eight years. During this session he will offer guidance for sustaining a healthy spirit while living the important, yet difficult, task of being a caregiver. Caregivers include parents for whom parenting may never end, spouses caring for loved ones because of a disabling condition, and adults who are caring for their parents, while actively working and parenting their own children.