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Alzheimer's: A Positive Approach, with guest speaker, Teepa Snow
Monday, May 15, 2017 or Tuesday, May 16, 2017.
You can choose to attend two different workshops on either day. Continental breakfast is included for those attending the morning sessions, from 7:30-8:15 AM, and lunch is included for those attending the afternoon sessions, from 12:00-12:45 PM.
Dementia 360: Seeing it from All Directions
8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
This session will address dementia-related issues from the point of view of the individuals with dementia, individuals without dementia, family members, caregiving staff, food services and housekeeping staff, maintenance and reception staff, as well as friends and visitors, regulators, and marketing.
Learning the Difference Between Confrontational & Supportive Communication
1:00 – 4:00 pm
What is Reality Orientation, Lying, Go with the Flow, Redirection, Distraction, Validation, and Empathy?