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Understanding & Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior
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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.

To register, please call 1-800-272-3900.

Monday, April 30* **
10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Mt. Hood Adult Day Center
376 NE 219th Ave.
Gresham, OR 97030
*2 CEU credits
**Presented in conjunction with "Effective Communication Strategies"


Wednesday, May 2
10 to 11:30 a.m.
Roseburg YMCA
1151 NW Stewart Parkway
Roseburg, OR 97471

Tuesday, May 2
1 to 2:30 p.m.
Sandy Senior Center
38348 Pioneer Blvd.
Sandy, OR 97055

Tuesday,  May 8
1 to 2 p.m.
Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center
3600 NW Samaritan Drive
Corvallis, OR 97330

Monday, May 14
2 to 3:30 p.m.
Chetco Activity Center
550 Chetco Lane
Brookings, OR 97415

Tuesday, May 15
2 to 3:30 p.m.
Holladay Park Plaza
1300 NE 16th Ave.
Portland, OR 97232

Friday, May 18
11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
AllCare Health
1701 NE 7th St.
Grants Pass, OR 97526

Thursday, June 7* **
10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
725 W Main St., Suite E
John Day, OR 97845
*2 CEU credits
**Presented in conjunction with "Effective Communication Strategies"

Monday, June 11
1 to 2:30 p.m.
Siuslaw Public Library, Bromley Room
1460 Ninth St.
Florence, OR 97439

Wednesday, June 13
11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Country Meadows Village 
155 S. Evergreen Road
Woodburn, OR 97071



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