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There Must Be a Better Way Than This

There Must be a Better Way Than This! Offers tips for understanding and communicating with someone affected by dementia. Losing the ability to communicate can be one of the most frustrating and difficult challenges for people with dementia. As caregivers, we’re often at a loss as to how to talk with and respond to a loved one affected by dementia. This 2-hour workshop teaches you new strategies to handle difficult behaviors and how to remain connected with your family member. Discussions will cover how dementia affects a person’s ability to understand and communicate; learn simple skills to handle troubling behavior; and feel more confident in your caregiving role.

Presenter: Christina Irving, LCSW, Family Caregiver Alliance

Contact the Education Coordinator to register at 800-445-8106 ext. 313 or email adugay@caregiver.org with your name and the class that you are signing up for, thank you!

Aug 7, 2014 | 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM (Pacific)

Location: Rosener House Adult Day Care

500 Arbor Rd
Menlo Park, CA