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There Must be a Better Way Than This!

FREE workshop for caregivers on communicating with someone affected by dementia.

Communicating with a loved one who has Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia can be frustrating and disheartening. However, a few simple strategies can make caregiving easier and help you continue to feel connected to your loved one.

In this interactive half-day workshop we will discuss how dementia affects a person’s ability to understand and communicate. Participants will be coached on the best ways to handle troubling behavior and how to speak with and respond to a person with memory loss.

DATES/TIME:

 

Saturday:  April 5, 2014

9:30 am – 12:30 pm

LOCATION:

 

El Cerrito Royale

6510 Gladys Avenue

El Cerrito, CA 94530

SPEAKERS:

 

Tiffany Pippen, MSW, Family Consultant

Family Caregiver Alliance

Group size is limited and pre-registration is required for this workshop. Please contact AJ Dugay (800) 445-8106, extension 313 to register and please let her know if you have a disability and require assistance.  We regret to inform you that we are unable to accommodate professional and/or paid caregivers at this event. Light refreshments and a continental breakfast will be provided.  Respite scholarships may be available.

Apr 5, 2014 | 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM (Pacific)

Location: El Cerrito Royale

6510 Gladys Avenue

El Cerrito, CA 94530