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August 22 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
One event on August 29, 2018 at 1:30pm
One event on October 23, 2018 at 1:00pm
One event on October 30, 2018 at 1:00pm
This two part education series is for caregivers of persons with dementia. The program explores the changes in behaviour that accompany the progression of dementia. Caregivers will have the opportunity to learn strategies that will help them to better manage those behaviours.
Sessions will provide you with information about:
- The progression of dementia
- Communication and behaviour strategies
- Identifying, preventing and coping with stress
- Accessing respite and other support interventions
This education program was developed in partnership with the Geriatric PsychiatryCommunity Services of Ottawa (GPCSO).