Lewy Body Dementia Workshops
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 from 2:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)
The Lewy Body Dementia Association and Arbor Terrace present two seminars in Atlanta, GA (one for Healthcare Professionals and one for Caregivers and Families) designed to help participants understand the progression of Lewy body dementia and associated behavioral changes, as well as equip participants with effective ways to communicate with those affected by the disease. Please select ticket for each event, above:
Healthcare Professionals Lewy Body Dementia Workshop 2:30-5:00 pm EDT CEU event (will be approved by NASW for social workers)
Presenter-Teepa Snow, MS, TR/L, TA, OTA
Caregivers and Families Lewy Body Dementia Workshop 5:30-8:30 pm EDT
Dr. Chad Hales, Emory University, will give a clinical overview of LBD and answer questions
Teepa Snow, MS, TR/L, TA OTA
Workshops Presented by Teepa Snow, MS, TR/L, TA OTA
Teepa is a nationally recognized dementia care expert and a consultant for Arbor Terrace communities through The Arbor Company. Originally trained as an Occupational Therapist, Teepa has worked at the Alzheimer's Association of Eastern North Carolina, the Duke University, School of Nursing, and the UNC School of Medicare during her more than 30 years in geriatrics. Her presentations are dynamic, interactive and informative.
The event wil be held in the Glenn Memorial Fellowship Hall in the Glenn Memorial Church School building.
Questions? Please contact: Elizabeth Patrick, Marketing and Communications Manager, Lewy Body Dementia Association, 404-549-4244, email@example.com.
Arbor Terrace has 5 Atlanta locations. Special thanks to our marketing partners: Emory University, Alzheimer's Disease Research Center, Fountainview Center for Alzheimer's Disease, Alzheimer's Association, Georgia Chapter and American Parkinson's Disease Association, Georgia Chapter.
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Lewy Body Dementia Association
About the Lewy Body Dementia Association
The Lewy Body Dementia Association (LBDA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to raising awareness of the Lewy body dementias (LBD), supporting patients, their families and caregivers, and promoting scientific advances. Through outreach, education and research, LBDA supports those affected by Lewy body dementias. To learn more about LBD and LBDA please visit www.lbda.org.