The Alzheimer's Association - North Central Texas Chapter, in conjunction with the Heart of Texas Area Agency on Aging, presents a free education series for family caregivers. Starting February 24, 2015, this series provides practical skills to help caregivers be better prepared to meet the ever-changing challenges that accompany their loved ones' disease progression.
The Family Caregiver Education Series is presented by Howard Gruetzner, M.Ed, LPC, and author of Alzheimer's: A Caregiver's Sourcebook, on the 4th Tuesday of the month, February 24 through September 22, 2015, 10:30 am to 12 noon, Heart of Texas Council of Governments, 1514 S. New Road, Waco.
To reserve your seat, please call the Alzheimer's Association at 254-753-7722 or 1-800-272-3900. You are welcome to attend as many sessions as you want.
Schedule of Topics
|February 24|| Identifying How Resources Can Help Both of You |
|March 24||Identifying Needs and Developing Appropriate Responses for Moderate Stage Dementia|
|April 28||Identifying Needs and Developing Appropriate Resonses for |
Late Stage Dementia
|May 26||Driving, Finances and Decision-Making: How to Prevent Problems and Support Desired Outcomes|
|June 23||Learning to Understand Research and Identify Chances to be Involved|
|July 28||For Caregivers: Developing Plans to Take Care of Your |
|August 25||The Experience of Grief: Persons with Dementia and Caregiving|
|September_22||Caregivers and Healthcare: For Better or Worse|