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Education Classes

The Alzheimer's Association provides educational speakers to community groups, religious groups and businesses. To schedule a speaker for your next meeting, please contact the Alzheimer's Association of Greater Dallas at 214-540-2400.

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Attacking Alzheimer's

KAAM and the Alzheimer's Association team up to present  "Attacking Alzheimer's", a weekly program featuring great minds to shed some light on this devastating disease.  Tune in Sundays at 3:00 p.m.

Jewish Community Center Quarterly Education Classes

Together the Jewish Community Center of Dallas and the Alzheimer's Association of Greater Dallas will present a series of educational conversations designed to inform, empower and equip the community to meet the many needs of families dealing with an Alzheimer's diagnosis.   These classes are free to the public.

Cathedral of Hope Education Classes

Together Cathedral of Hope and the Alzheimer's Association of Greater Dallas present activities  and education to inform, empower and equip the community to meet the many needs of families dealing with an Alzheimer's diagnosis.  These classes are free to the public and will be held on the 2nd Wednesday of every month from 5:30pm until 7:30pm.

Su Cerebro Importa - Conozca Las 10 Señales

Conozca las señales que podrían ser sintomas de la enfermedad de Alzheimer's u otras formas de demencia. Comprenda la importancia de visitar a su médico con tiempo para descartar condiciones tratables que podrían ser la causa de estos sintomas.  Un diagnóstico a tiempo le ayuda a planificar, le ayuda con el tratamiento, le da la oportunidad de participar en ensayos clínicos y le da acceso al respaldo de la Asociación de Alzheimer's. Una sesión de preguntas y respuestas esta incluida. Haga clic aquí para registrarse.

阿茲海默症協會「認識阿滋海默症十大警訊」講座

當您警覺自己或是家人有阿茲海默症或是其他失智症的徵兆時,儘早向醫生諮詢是非常重要的。有時候這些徵狀,是一些其他可治癒的病症所引起的。早期診斷可以得到正確的治療、參與臨床實驗的機會、以及向阿茲海默症協會尋求資訊協助。

10가지의 초기 증상을 알아보십시요: 조기 발견이 중요합니다.

알츠하이머 병이나 치매 증상들을 나타내는 신호를 알아보십시요. 이러한 증상들이 나타나게하는 여러가지 원인들이 있으나, 그중에서 치료할 수 있는 증상들을 알기위해서는 초기에 의사를 방문하는것이 중요합니다. 초기 진단은 계획, 치료, 임상 시험에 참여할 수있는 기회를 얻을 수 있고, 그리고 알츠하이머 협회의 도움을 받으실 수 있읍니다.

Family Caregiver Classes

Free of charge
These specially designed classes provide family caregivers with information, guidance and training to assist them in caring for a person with Alzheimer’s disease.

Topics covered include:

  • Overview of Alzheimer's Disease
  • Meeting Daily Challenges
  • Communication
  • Safety
  • Managing Difficult Behavior
  • Caring for the Caregiver

Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters

Free of Charge
Learn the warning signs that may be symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia. Understand the importance of visiting your doctor early to rule out treatable conditions that may be the cause of these symptoms. Early diagnosis helps with planning, treatment, the opportunity to participate in clinical trials and access to support from the Alzheimer’s Association

The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia & Alzheimer’s

Free of Charge
What are the differences between Alzheimer’s, other dementias and normal memory loss due to aging? This is a good overview for those who have concerns about memory loss or have had a diagnosis of dementia, as well as for those who want information about Alzheimer’s disease. Learn about the Alzheimer’s disease process, and the programs offered by the Greater Dallas Chapter for both the person with Alzheimer’s and the caregiver.

Changing Gears for Those Diagnosed with Younger Onset/Early Stage Alzheimer's

Free of Charge
The Alzheimer's Association is offering a new educational and support program called Changing Gears for individuals with younger onset/early-stage dementia and their spouses. Click here for more information or call 1.800.272.3900.

Dementia Conversations

Free of Charge
This program is designed to help you talk with your entire family, including the person with signs of dementia, about some challenging and often uncomfortable topics related to Alzheimer's and dementia.

Effective Communication Strategies

Free of Charge
The Effective Communication Strategies program is designed to provide practical information and resources to help dementia caregivers learn to decode verbal and behavioral messages from people with dementia.

Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior

Free of Charge
The Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior program of the Alzheimer's Association was designed to provide practical information and resources to help dementia caregivers learn to decipher behaviors and determine how to best respond.

Healthy Habits for a Healthier You

Free of Charge
The Healthy Habits for a Healthier You program of the Alzheimer's Association is designed to provided current research and practical information on ways to get well.

Living with Alzheimer's

Free of Charge
The following classes from our Living with Alzheimer's Curriculum are available individually or as an ongoing series:

  • Living with Alzheimer's: For Younger-Onset Alzheimer's
  • Living with Alzheimer's: For People with Alzheimer's
  • Living with Alzheimer's: For Caregivers
  • Living with Alzheimer's: For Care Partners-Early Stage
  • Living with Alzheimer's: For Caregivers-Middle Stage
  • Living with Alzheimer's: For Caregivers-Late Stage

Legal and Financial

Free of Charge
This program is designed to help person in the early stage of dementia, their care partners and family members understand the legal and financial issues that may impact them, how to make legal and financial decisions, and ways to put legal and financial plans in place.

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