On-Campus Work Life Learning Opportunities

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Raising a Family Workshops

Webinar: Raising Resilient Children

Everyday children face changes and challenges that can improve or compromise their resiliency. This webinar will present strategies to help children make healthy decisions, increase self-esteem, and develop stress management skills. Help your child learn to handle life’s challenges with optimism and courage.

Faculty and staff are invited to attend this webinar presented by Carebridge:

  • Friday, December 7
  • Noon-1 p.m.
Register for Resilient Children

Elder Care and Caregiving Workshops

How To Have the Difficult Conversations

Is there a difficult conversation you need to have but don’t know how to get started? Are you avoiding having this conversation? We will explore ways to prepare and start your conversation as well as offer some solid communication strategies to help move things along. We will cover the four difficult topics of: continuing to drive, medical issues, living arrangements and planning for the future. A question and answer period will follow.

Faculty and staff are invited to join Michael Massurin from the At Home Independent Living team for this 45-minute workshop.

  • Thursday, December 6
  • Noon-12:45 p.m.
  • Bird Library, Peter Graham Scholarly Commons, Room 114
Register for Difficult Conversations

If you require accommodations for any of the above workshops, please contact the Wellness Initiative at 315.443.5472 or wellness@syr.edu.