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5 Alzheimer’s Programs

JOIN The Advocate Memory Center Team for Educational Programs about Alzheimer’s disease
COVID 19 and Caregiving
April 27
8 a.m.
Caring for someone living with dementia during the COVID-19 pandemic adds unique challenges for caregivers. This program provides simple tips caregivers can put in place whether the person living with dementia lives at home, in a residential facility, or care providers are coming into the home.
Dementia Conversations
May 4
8 a.m.
This workshop will offer tips on how to have honest and caring conversations with family members about 1) Going to the Doctor, 2) Deciding When to Stop Driving, and 3) Making Legal and Financial Plans.
Healthy Living for Your Brain & Body: Tips from the Latest Research
May 11 
8 a.m.
For centuries, we’ve known that the health of the brain and the body are connected. But now, science is able to provide insights into how to make lifestyle choices that may help you keep your brain and body healthy as you age. Join us to learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and hands-on tools to help you incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging.
Effective Communication Strategies
May 18 
8 a.m.
Communication is more than just talking and listening – it’s also about sending and receiving messages through attitude, tone of voice, facial expressions and body language. As people with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias progress in their journey and the ability to use words is lost, families need new ways to connect. Join us to explore how communication takes place when someone has Alzheimer’s, learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia, and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at each stage of the disease.
Understanding & Responding to Dementia Related Behaviors
May 25 
8 a.m.
Behavior is a powerful form of communication and is one of the primary ways for people with dementia to communicate their needs and feelings as the ability to use language is lost. However, some behaviors can present real challenges for caregivers to manage. Join us to learn to decode behavioral messages, identify common behavior triggers, and learn strategies to help intervene with some of the most common behavioral challenges of Alzheimer’s disease.

Join us via: ZOOM (to see the presenters, but they won’t see you) or PHONE ONLY to listen in.

You may also register by phone at 800.272.3900