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Fall Training 2014 - Enhancing Dementia Care:

Compassionate Communication

The Do's and Don'ts of Effective Communication with a Person with Memory Loss

•  Understand how dementia and memory loss affect thinking and communication.
•  Learn communication principles and practical techniques.
•  Understand how effective communication and flexibility can reduce or prevent challenging behaviors
.
•  Practice new skills that enhance the quality of life for you and the person with dementia you are caring for.

Open to dementia care providers:

Caregivers • Family and friends • Health care and senior care professionals

Continuing education units for designated professionals:

4 CEUs – RCFE, BRN, BBS, MCLE (3.5 hours), CPA, Fiduciary

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 | 8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Villagio at Capriana 
454 S. La Floresta
Brea, CA  92823

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Light refreshments provided.   No cost to attend. RSVP: 800.272.3900.

Winter Training 2015 - Enhancing Dementia Care:
Actions Speak Louder Than Words

An innovative and interactive education program:

Plan the Day for Persons with Dementia

•  Understand how purposeful activities can enhance the dignity and self-esteem of persons with dementia.
•  Practice building togetherness and security in day-to-day activities.
•  Learn how to modify activities and tailor environments to better meet the needs of the person with dementia
.

Open to dementia care providers:

Caregivers • Family and friends • Health care and senior care professionals

Continuing education units for designated professionals:

3 CEUs – RCFE pending, BRN, BBS

 

Tuesday, January 13, 2015 | 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Grace Lutheran Church 
6931 Edinger Avenue 
Huntington Beach, CA  92647
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 | 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Ehlers Community Recreation Center - Heritage Hall
8152 Knott Avenue  
Buena Park, CA  90620
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Tuesday, February 3, 2015 | 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Laguna Niguel Presbyterian Church
30071 Ivy Glenn Drive  
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
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Friday, February  20, 2015 | 2:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Lakeview Senior Center - Mike Ward Community Park Aud.
20 Lake Road  
Irvine, CA  92604
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