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HomeEventsWellness Seminar: Caring For Those With Dementia-SEMINAR AT CAPACITY

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Wellness Seminar: Caring For Those With Dementia-SEMINAR AT CAPACITY

When:
Thursday, October 25, 2018, 4:00 PM until 6:00 PM
Where:
Forest Hills of DC
4901 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC  
Contact:
Bob Craycraft
202-656-1834
Category:
Health and Wellness
Registration is closed
Attendance at this seminar is limited to Village Members; no guests. Seminar is for caregivers, families, and loved ones, and is not appropriate for those personally dealing with dementia.

Rides will depart Southwest at 3pm for the 4pm seminar start time.

Venue is fully ADA compliant.
No Fee
Dementia is a constellation of diminishments for a loved one. The symptoms affect not only the person who has it but also family and friends. This program will focus on the emotional support of persons living with dementia, the impact of talk therapy in the transition from home to day programs and residential memory care, and the challenges facing the caregiving families.
PANELISTS
Click herefor bios

Karen Love,Gerontologist and Facilitator
Person and Relational-Centered Care

Asim Haracic, MD,Psychiatrist
Pharmacological Interventions In Neuro-cognitive Support

Pavel Snejnevski, PhD,Psychologist
Talk Therapy: Impact on Mild to Moderate Dementias

Barbara Kane, MSW,Geriatric Care Manager & Author
Stress of Helping Difficult Older Parents