Herzing College

Should You Take PSW Training? 4 Things to Consider Before You Enrol

February 18, 2018

Inspired to begin a career in health care, and looking at your local training options? Many students are attracted to personal support worker (PSW)....

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PSW Training in Nutrition Management: Essential Meal-Planning Tips & Examples for Seniors

February 06, 2018

There are so many factors that can influence our relationship with food as we age. For example, while caring for seniors after PSW training, you will....

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6 Alzheimer's Myths for Students in PSW Training: Set Your Facts Straight!

January 10, 2018

The vast majority of personal support workers (PSWs) in Ontario work with seniors. In fact, it's our rapidly aging population that is driving such a....

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5 Steps for Personal Support Workers Dealing with Difficult Patients

November 13, 2017

Personal support workers play a central role in the lives of their clients. They provide the assistance patients need to maintain independence, cope....

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PSW Career Support: Coping With the Death of a Client

September 25, 2017

Death and dying are everyday realities for personal support workers. Many PSWs care for seniors in their homes, or in long-term care facilities, where....

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Taking PSW Training? 4 Facts You Should Know About OPSWA

August 28, 2017

Enrolled in PSW training and nearing the end of your diploma? It's likely you're looking ahead to your employment options after graduation, and for....

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5 Eye-Opening Facts on Elder Abuse for Students in PSW Training

June 07, 2017

What is elder abuse? The World Health Organization (WHO) defines elder abuse as "a single or repeated act, or lack of appropriate action..which causes....

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4 Ways to Build Your Resume & Find Work After PSW Training

November 04, 2016


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