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Effective Communication Strategies for Families of People with Dementia

Wednesday, May 22 | 3:00 pm5:00 pm

Date:
Wednesday, May 22
Time:
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Location:
Room 340
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Wednesday, May 22, 2019
3:00 – 5:00 pm | Room 340 | Hollie Glover, MAC, LPC, Director of Senior Adult Day Program and Family Services, James L. West Alzheimer’s Center
Registration required | Seating limited to 100 | $15 | CE Credit 2.0

Learn why and how communication changes for persons living with dementia and the best ways we can communicate with them by working the skills they still have. The learned skills include nonverbal communication, redirection, and validation. We will also discuss “active listening” and communication as the disease progresses.

Contact: Gail Snider | gsnider@dementiafriendlyfw.org | 817-332-6266

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