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Professional Training Calendar

 

Oct.
24
 

Best Friends Approach

The Best Friends ™ Approach is a person-centered model of dementia care first utilized in by the Kentucky Alzheimer’s Association and now in use around the world. The program, developed by Virginia Bell and David Troxel, encompasses the familiar concept of friendship in the caregiving process. The Best Friends Approach is structured around the core elements of respect, empathy, support, compassion and humor. This easy to learn, easy to implement approach to caregiving can greatly improve quality of care for people with dementia.

Advanced payment required & registration cutoff is Oct. 17.

University of Southern Indiana,
Health Professions Center, Room 1027,
8600 University Boulevard, Evansville, IN

 

9:30am-4pm

Cost:
$50 - if requesting CEUs;
$35 - if not requesting CEUs

Oct. 28 

Best Friends Approach

The Best Friends ™ Approach is a person-centered model of dementia care first utilized in by the Kentucky Alzheimer’s Association and now in use around the world. The program, developed by Virginia Bell and David Troxel, encompasses the familiar concept of friendship in the caregiving process. The Best Friends Approach is structured around the core elements of respect, empathy, support, compassion and humor. This easy to learn, easy to implement approach to caregiving can greatly improve quality of care for people with dementia. (Only two registrants permitted per facility.)

Alzheimer's Association
465 E. High Street, Suite 200, Lexington, KY  

 

8:30am-4pm

Cost: $135

CEUs available

 
Jan. 28  

Best Friends Approach

The Best Friends ™ Approach is a person-centered model of dementia care first utilized in by the Kentucky Alzheimer’s Association and now in use around the world. The program, developed by Virginia Bell and David Troxel, encompasses the familiar concept of friendship in the caregiving process. The Best Friends Approach is structured around the core elements of respect, empathy, support, compassion and humor. This easy to learn, easy to implement approach to caregiving can greatly improve quality of care for people with dementia.

Alzheimer's Association
6100 Dutchmans Lane, Suite 401, Louisville, KY

 

9am-4:30pm

Cost:

$50 - if requesting CEUs;
$35 - if not requesting CEUs 



Registration is required for all programs. To learn more or to register, call the Alzheimer's Association at 1-800-272-3900.

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