RGP Toronto Implementation Coaching Series on Delirium

Multiple Dates: October 28, November 25, December 16
In March 2021 Ontario Health released a quality standard on delirium prevention and management. The RGP of Toronto was a co-chair in the development of the standard and we have also developed a practical implementation guide to help you put the standard...


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City-Wide Geriatric Medicine Grand Rounds & the 2021 Dr. Rory Fisher Lecture

September 23, 2021 at 12:00-1:00pm ET
Join us for the City-Wide Geriatric Medicine Grand Rounds & the 2021 Dr. Rory Fisher Lecture on September 23, 2021 at 12:00-1:00pm ET, hosted by the University of Toronto. Professor Brian Dolan, OBE, FFNMRCSI, FRSA, RN, will be delivering the...


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Health Equity Learning Session Part 4: Uncovering Diversity – Cultural Humility and Safety When Caring for Black Older Adults

October 13, 2021
What is health equity? What does health equity look like in older adult populations? Part 4, entitled "Uncovering Diversity - Cultural Humility and Safety When Caring for Black Older Adults" is presented by Mireille Norris, MD, FRCPC. A diverse population requires...


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PRCP Webinar Series for Healthcare Workers on Design and Dementia: Noise – What’s all the Buzz About?

September 14, 2021
This webinar is part of the PRCP webinar series for healthcare workers.  In this webinar, entitled "Noise - What's all the Buzz About?", speakers will introduce the viewers to Dementia and Design and helpful strategies for those who care for...


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City-Wide Geriatric Medicine Grand Rounds & the 2021 Dr. Rory Fisher Lecture

September 23, 2021
City-Wide Geriatric Medicine Grand Rounds & the 2021 Dr. Rory Fisher Lecture, entitled “The other pandemic: Deconditioning and why #EndPJparalysis matters more than ever”. Presented by Professor Brian Dolan, OBE, FFNMRCSI, FRSA, RN, hosted by the University of Toronto. Download Slides...


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PRCP Webinar Series for Healthcare Workers on Managing Energy (Burnout): Finding the Silver Lining

August 17, 2021
This webinar is part of the PRCP webinar series for healthcare workers.  In this webinar, entitled "Finding the Silver Lining", speakers will introduce the viewers to strategies for managing energy and burnout. Presented by Psychogeriatric Resource Consultants Charlene Marshall, BSW,...


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PRCP Webinar Series: Supporting Older Adults Living with Depression and Anxiety Disorders

July 27, 2021
This is the 11th webinar for the Responsive Behavior Presentation for Healthcare Workers Series! The speakers will present on an introduction of depression and anxiety, their common causes/risk factors, and some supportive strategies when caring for those who live with...


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Health Equity Webinar Series Part 3: Older Adults Experiencing Homelessness – A Geriatrician’s Perspective

July 15, 2021
What is health equity? What does health equity look like in older adult populations? Part 3, entitled "Older Adults Experiencing Homelessness - A Geriatrician’s Perspective" is presented by Dr. Jillian Alston, MD, FRCPC, MScCH. This webinar will endeavor to increase awareness...


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Stretch, Lift, or Tap (SLoT): Virtual Workshop for Seniors with Frailty

April 27, 2021
Stretch, Lift or Tap (SLoT) - Getting Active Without Going to the Gym! Being physically active is possible for everyone, no matter what your health status. Join us for a FREE interactive virtual workshop designed for older adults over the...


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Health Equity Webinar Series Part 2: Uncovering diversity – Cultural humility and safety when caring for older LGBTQ2S+ adults

February 5, 2021
What is health equity? What does health equity look like in older adult populations? Part 2, entitled "Uncovering diversity - Cultural humility and safety when caring for older LGBTQ2S+ adults" is presented by Mario Tsokas, BSW, RSW. This interactive webinar will...


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PRCP Webinar Series: Screening for Physical Causes of Behaviour Using the 5D’s of PIECES

January 28, 2021
This is the tenth webinar series for healthcare teams. Speakers will introduce healthcare workers to effective strategies to screen for physical causes of behaviour using the 5D's of PIECES. The speakers will be psychogeriatric resource consultants Mario Tsokas, RSW, BSW...


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Health Equity Webinar Series Part 1: Preparing our future – Why ageism affects us all

January 22, 2021
What is health equity? What does health equity look like in older adult populations? Please join us for our health equity webinar series to learn about the practical applications of health equity in healthcare. Equity means fairness. Health equity means everyone...


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Senior Friendly Virtual Care Webinar Series: Part 3 – How to gather and pre-package data from ConnectingOntario

December 4, 2020
COVID-19 has disrupted the health system and transformed the way care is delivered. High-quality virtual care will continue to be a priority as we adjust to a new normal and plan for future waves of the pandemic. But how do...


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PRCP Webinar Series: Effective Strategies to Support Persons Exhibiting Sign of Delirium in Care Settings

December 3, 2020
This is the ninth webinar series for healthcare teams. Speakers will introduce healthcare workers to effective strategies to support persons exhibiting signs of delirium in care settings. The speakers will be Psychogeriatric Resource Consultants Sasha Johnston, RPN and Tara Resnick,...


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Senior Friendly Virtual Care Webinar Series: Part 2 – How to Make Virtual Video Visits Senior Friendly

November 6, 2020
COVID-19 has disrupted the health system and transformed the way care is delivered. High-quality virtual care will continue to be a priority as we adjust to a new normal and plan for future waves of the pandemic. But how do...


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PRCP Webinar Series for Healthcare Teams: Supporting Persons with Responsive Behaviours in Care Settings

September 21, 2020
This is the eighth webinar series for healthcare teams. Speakers will introduce healthcare workers to effective strategies to support persons with responsive behaviours in care settings. The speakers are psychogeriatric resource consultants Mario Tsokas, RSW, BSW and Tara Resnick, BA,...


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Senior Friendly Virtual Care Webinar Series: Part 1 – Introduction to Senior Friendly Virtual Care

October 2, 2020
COVID-19 has disrupted the health system and transformed the way care is delivered. High-quality virtual care will continue to be a priority as we adjust to a new normal and plan for future waves of the pandemic. But how do...


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COVID-19 Self Care Strategies for Healthcare Workers (Third of a Three Part Series)

August 25, 2020
This is the third of a series of 3 webinars for healthcare workers where speakers introduce healthcare workers to self care strategies. The speakers were Psychogeriatric Resource Consultants Thérèse Lawlor,  BSW, RSW, CLTCAd, Charlene Marshall, BSW, MSW and Tony Schembri,...


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COVID-19 Self Care Strategies for Healthcare Workers (Second of a Three Part Series)

August 18, 2020
This is the second of a series of 3 webinars for healthcare workers where speakers will introduce healthcare workers to self care strategies. The speakers will be Psychogeriatric Resource Consultants Thérèse Lawlor,  BSW, RSW, CLTCAd, Charlene Marshall, BSW, MSW and...


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COVID-19 Self Care Strategies for Healthcare Workers (First of a Three Part Series)

August 11, 2020
This series of a 3 webinars for healthcare workers where speakers will introduce healthcare workers to Self Care Strategies. The speakers will be psychogeriatric resource consultants Thérèse Lawlor,  BSW, RSW, CLTCAd, Charlene Marshall, BSW, MSW and Tony Schembri, MA, BA....


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COVID-19 LTC Orientation for Redeployed healthcare Workers and Long-Term Care Home Staff: Preventing and De-Escalating Responsive Behaviours

July 14, 2020, 9:30-10:30am and 4-5pm
This series of webinars is for healthcare workers working in Long Term Care homes (LTCH). Speakers will introduce healthcare workers to Preventing and De-Escalating Responsive Behaviours. Presenters are psychogeriatric resource consultants Tara Resnick, BA, RSSWG and Lindsay Stacey, MA, BASc ...


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COVID-19 LTC Orientation for Redeployed Healthcare Workers: Supporting Residents with Responsive Behaviours during Feeding and Medication Administration

June 23, 2020, 9:30-10:30am and 4-5pm
This series of webinars for healthcare workers being redeployed to Long Term Care homes (LTCH) to support the COVID - 19 pandemic action plan. Speakers will introduce healthcare workers to Supporting Residents with Responsive Behaviours during Feeding and Medication Administration. Presenters...


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Caring for a Frail Senior during COVID-19: Exploring Frailty, Fall Prevention and Nutrition

June 18, 2020, 12-1pm
In collaboration with the Ontario Caregiver Organization, the Regional Geriatric Program of Toronto presents this free webinar designed for family caregivers to learn about frailty. Older adults living with frailty rely considerably on their family caregivers. We reached out to...


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COVID-19 Long Term Care Orientation for Redeployed Healthcare Workers: Webinar 4

June 9, 2020, 9:30-10:30am and 4-5pm
This series of webinars for healthcare workers being redeployed to Long Term Care homes (LTCH) to support the COVID - 19 pandemic action plan. Speakers will introduce healthcare workers to Supporting Residents with Responsive Behaviours during Personal Care. Presenters are...


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