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Alzheimer's & Dementia University
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The Alzheimer's Association will host a series of Alzheimer's & Dementia Universities throughout our Chapter territory. Alzheimer's & Dementia University for Families and Professionals is a one-day conference offering CEUs for Social Work and Nursing. Alzheimer's & Dementia University: Living with Alzheimer's for Middle Stage Family Caregivers is a free conference that will not have CEUs available. Each University will have lunch will provided. Workshop topics are designed to meet the needs of both professional and family caregivers.

If you are interested in hosting an Alzheimer's & Dementia University in your hometown, please contact us at wvinfo@alz.org or 800.272.3900.

Alzheimer's & Dementia University for Families and Professionals Workshop Topics

  • Basics of Alzheimer's & Dementia
  • Legal and Financial Considerations
  • Improving Communication
  • Working with Your Doctor

Upcoming Alzheimer's & Dementia University for Families and Professionals Locations

  • Lewisburg, WV
    Friday, May 1
    West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
    400 North Lee Street, Lewisburg, WV 24901
    Register Online


  • Parkersburg, WV
    Tuesday, May 5
    Emmanuel Baptist Church
    1710 23rd Street, Parkersburg, WV 26537
    Register Online


  • Shepherdstown, WV
    Thursday, May 7
    Shepherd University
    103 North King Street, Shepherdstown, WV 25443
    Register Online


  • Glenville, WV
    Thursday, May 21
    Glenville State College
    200 High Street, Glenville, WV 26351
    Register Online


  • Charleston, WV
    Monday, June 8
    Columbia Gas
    1700 Maccorkle Avenue Southeast, Charleston, WV 25314
    Register Online

Alzheimer's & Dementia University: Living with Alzheimer's for Middle Stage Caregivers Workshop Topics

  • Basics of Alzheimer's & Dementia
  • Maximize Safety
  • Effective Communication
  • Overcoming Challenging Behavior

Upcoming Alzheimer's & Dementia University: Living with Alzheimer's for Middle Stage Caregivers Locations

  • Wheeling, WV
    Tuesday, March 31
    Ohio Valley Medical Center - Nurses' Auditorium
    2000 Eoff Street, Wheeling, WV 26003
    Register Online


  • Kingwood, WV
    Wednesday, April 29
    WVU Preston County Extension Service
    115 West Court Street, Kingwood, WV 26537
    Register Online


  • Athens, OH
    Tuesday, May 12
    Athens Community Center
    701 East State Street, Suite 201, Athens, OH 45701
    Register Online


  • Berkeley Springs, WV
    Friday, June 12
    Cacapon Resort State Park
    818 Cacapon Lodge Drive, Berkeley Springs, WV 25411
    Register Online


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