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Adult Development and Aging

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

Participants in this 6-week program from Legacy Caregiver Services attend a weekly workshop in community settings.People with different caregiving situations attend the program together, and are involved in a variety of exercises and activities. Workshops are facilitated from a manual by two trained leaders.


  • reduce personal stress
  • change negative self-talk
  • communicate their needs to family members and healthcare or service providers
  • communicate more effectively in challenging situations
  • recognize the messages in their emotions, deal with difficult feelings
  • make tough caregiving decisions
For more information, contact Dr. Erin Yelland erinyelland@ksu.edu or 785-532-1905