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Supporting Dementia – Part 1
February 21 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
The Dementia Link™ Supporting Dementia learning series is for caregivers of persons with dementia who are in early or mid-stage dementia. This learning series will provide caregivers with information about the changes in behaviour that accompany the progression of dementia. Caregivers will be provided with an opportunity to learn strategies that will help them better manage those behaviours. This learning series will provide caregivers with information, support, and an opportunity to discuss experiences and express their feelings in a safe environment. This learning series uses a positive approach and focuses on maintaining and enhancing caregiver skills and abilities for now and in the future.
Sessions will provide information about:
- The progression of dementia
- Communication and behaviour strategies
- Caregiver resiliency strategies
The Dementia Link™ Supporting Dementia learning series occurs over two two-hour sessions.