successful approaches to caregiving
Join your peers as more than 100 caregivers come together to learn, collaborate and network at the Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Conference. Focusing on caregiver wellness the conference will introduce themes of nutrition, music therapy, physical activity and empowerment.
This conference is generously supported by the Konar Family Foundation and the New York State Department of Health.
Keynote speaker: Dr. Betsey King, Director of Music Therapy, Nazareth College
Dr. Betsey King has been a board-certified music therapist since 1984, working in a wide range of clinical areas including special education, physical rehabilitation, medical, forensic and gerontology settings. Her 2015 book, Music Heard So Deeply, A Music Therapy Memoir, shares clinical stories from her 30 years of music therapy practice, including powerful effects on a gentleman with Alzheimer’s disease.
This conference is free for caregivers and $100 for professionals. Registration is required. Respite care for your loved one is available during this event with one week’s notice. To register, request respite or to find out more about this event, please call 800.272.3900 or visit alz.org/rochesterny.
Time: 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
Check-in/Breakfast: 8:30 am – 9:00 am
Lunch will be served at the event.