This three-part family educational series through the Alzheimer’s Association provides education, practical guidance and tools to those caring for someone with dementia. Please join us to learn about Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia’s, compassionate communication techniques, and managing challenging behaviors associated with dementia. Please call 760-723-7570 to register.
Location: Foundation for Senior Care, 135 S. Mission Rd., Fallbrook, on the corner of Mission Rd. & Fig St., entrance and parking on Fig St.
Understanding Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia- Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Learn about detection, causes, risk factors and stages treatment of Alzheimer’s disease.
Effective Communication Strategies – Tuesday, August 13, 2019, 10:00 am to 11:00 am
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 and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior – Tuesday, September 10, 2019, 10:00 am to 11:00 pm
Learn about some of the common triggers for behaviors associated with dementia, how to assess the person’s needs, and how to intervene effectively.
Workshops presented by: Alzheimer’s Association, California Southland Chapter