At the root of every behavior is the goal of either: Getting what we want….or Getting away from something, somewhere or someone While you can never predict what behaviors your clients may exhibit, you can achieve the best outcomes if you seek to understand the reason behind the behavior before you respond or react.  In […]

September Articles: How to find happiness Understanding your rights! Let’s talk labour laws. CSW Class shares experiences and recipes Click here to Read More… Quote Of The Month: When Obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal, you do not change your decision to get there. –  Zig Ziglar

Summer is great time to enjoy time outdoors with seniors.  Once you have equipped them with proper sun attire, eye protection and sunscreen, it’s time to head out for some fun! SO MANY FUN ACTIVITIES TO ENJOY….. Bocce Ball – this is a simple game played with 2 or more players. Balls are tossed on the lawn, […]

As caregivers, we are often responsible for ensuring not only our own sun safety, but also for that of clients we serve.  Therefore, it is critical that we are well informed and prepared to meet their needs. As the following important information from The Canadian Cancer Society quotes… “It’s not about avoiding the sun. It’s […]

Memorizing requires us to: Get information into our brains, and….. Get the information out of our brains when we need to access it It’s step #2 that presents a challenge for many students. A brilliant memory depends on the vitality and health of your brain. In order to preserve and enhance your grey matter, whether […]

“Aim high and hit the mark” has always been Michelle Camba’s motto in life. Michelle started her training as a nursing student in the Philippines as a young lady, and has endured many hardships throughout the years.  Everything she experienced made her stronger, and she says, helped her set goals that would change her life. […]

Mohammed Alsaleh is a Syrian refugee and proud graduate of Drake Medox College’s Health Care Assistant Program. On November 25, 2014, he “won the lottery,” and heard what he refers to as the best three words ever: “Welcome to Canada”. Mohammed’s dream was always to become an Oncologist, and he spent 4 years at a […]