Dates and time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
|Family Dynamics - What is Your Role?||Tuesday, May 13, 2014||[ click here ]|
|Beyond Medication - Therapies to Enhance Quality of Life||Tuesday, June 10, 2014||[ click here ]|
Program and Date
|Alzheimer's Preparedness||[ click here ]|
|Asking for Help||[ click here ]|
|Beyond Computers and Internet Technology||[ click here ]|
|Healthy Aging||[ click here ]|
|Music Activities||[ click here ]|
Are you too busy to attend an educational program? Audio Conference is designed for those who aren’t able to attend a program outside the home or office.
Once registered, you will receive through the mail, a toll free telephone number with instructions. On the day of the conference you will call-in and join many others who are seeking the latest information on memory loss.
|Family Dynamics- What is Your Role?
Gwen O’Leary, Caregiver, Author, CEO, Aprons4Alzheimer’s
By sharing her own story of shared caregiving, Gwen will address why a family needs to heal before they can provide care; why you should ask your doctor to write a prescription for a family meeting; how their ‘End of Life’ conversation became their guide book; tips for calming anxiety, anger; and how to let go with love and humor.
|Beyond Medication- Therapies to Enhance Quality of Life
Sandy Burgener, PhD, RN, FAAN, Associate Professor Emerita, University of Illinois
Did you know a wide range of therapies, other than medications, have been studied and found to be beneficial for persons with memory loss, even those with more advanced disease? Dr. Burgener will briefly describe these therapies within this program, including the stage of memory loss for which they are most appropriate.