Category: Events

Register now for “Caring for Caregivers” Navigators Workshop in Edm, Calg

There are more than 600,000 caregivers in Alberta, many of whom face the trials and tribulations of caregiving. Caregivers devote their lives to the care of a loved one facing challenges including illness, disability or aging. It can be rewarding but also emotionally and physically draining. Ensuring that caregivers are properly supported, not only improves their…

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WEBINAR: Trauma-Informed Care (May 9)

CLPNA has partnered with Early Childhood Development Support Services (ECDSS) to present a webinar “Trauma Informed Care” on Tuesday, May 9, from 12:00 – 1:30 pm. This webinar was created exclusively for Licensed Practical Nurses. Register below!

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WEBINAR: LPNs Supporting Caregivers (April 18 or 20)

In partnership with Caregivers Alberta, the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta presents “LPNs Supporting Caregivers”, a webinar created exclusively for Licensed Practical Nurses. This presentation is designed especially for those LPNs who would like information on: The relationship between Caregivers and LPNs Understanding the role and experience of the Caregiver Strategies LPNs can…

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“Caring for Caregivers” Navigator Workshop in Edmonton, Calgary

UPDATE (Mar. 17/17) – The workshops have been rescheduled from March to June. Our apologies for any inconvenience.  Want to support to your client’s caregivers, but aren’t sure how? Family caregivers have been referred to as the backbone of the healthcare system because they are vital, yet invisible, and often vulnerable themselves.  There are more than…

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With Co-Worker Abuse, “Things Need to Change” on Pink Shirt Day

Intimidation, infighting, undermining… 90% of Alberta’s Licensed Practical Nurses say they’ve witnessed a nurse bullying another nurse. Abuse is affecting our co-workers, our wellbeing and it is undermining patient care. Join us on February 22 in support of the Pink Shirt Day – Anti-Bullying Campaign to raise awareness around this important issue. CLPNA will be hosting…

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Career Directions© & Building Mentoring Relationships Workshops in Edmonton

Take charge of your career!  Career guidance and peer support is available though our two upcoming, full-day Workshops in Edmonton this March: Career Directions© and Building Successful Mentoring Relationships. Register for one or both using the Registration Form below! DOWNLOAD Registration Form Expert coaches Mary M. Wheeler RN, MEd, PCC and Michelle Cooper RN, MScN, ACC…

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Next Career Directions© Webinars: Visioning (Jan 10) & Planning (Feb 7)

Register for the next two webinars in the Career Directions© Planning and Development Webinar Series: “Creating your Career Vision” (January 10, 2017) and “Developing your Strategic Career Plan” (February 7, 2017). Attendance at previous webinars is not required. The webinars are part of the Five Phase Donner-Wheeler Career Planning and Development Model: Scanning, Assessing, Visioning,…

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Diabetes Webinars with Barb Bancroft to educate LPNs on assessment, drugs

Diabetes and pre-diabetes has reached epic proportions in the Canada. Who’s at risk? And are you up-to-date in your understanding of assessment and current drug management? Learn the latest about diabetes through our two upcoming webinars this fall with the one and only Barb Bancroft. Sign up today! There is no fee to attend.

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Nursing career coaching through Career Directions© webinar series

Where will you be professionally in five years? Unsure? Career coaching specific to nurses is now available through our Career Directions© Planning and Development Webinar Series. The webinars take LPNs through the Five Phase Donner-Wheeler Career Planning and Development Model: Scanning, Assessing, Visioning, Planning and Marketing. Mary M. Wheeler RN, MEd, PCC, partner in donnerwheeler, will be presenting….

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Webinar guides 2300 LPNs on CCP Validation

Approximately 20% of eligible CLPNA members have been selected to participate in the 2016 Continuing Competency Program Validation (CCPV) beginning May 2. Those chosen will validate their Learning Plans for the previous two years (2014 and 2015) using an online submission process. The deadline is July 4. To help guide the 2300 participants through the…

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