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Caregiver Workshop: "The 36 Hour Day" with Dr. Peter Rabins

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Dementia Caregiver Workshop: Hear from Dr. Peter Rabins, author of "The 36 Hour Day" and learn techniques to relieve caregiver stress.

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  • Seminar Ticket = Person attending the workshop.
  • Respite Care = Person needing respite care during the workshop while their loved one attends the workshop.

Dementia Caregiver Workshop

Saturday, February 8th, 2020 9:00am - 12:00pm

“The 36-Hour Day”

9:30 am - 11:00 am

Guest Speaker Peter Rabins, M.D., M.P.H.

Co-Author, The 36-Hour Day

Don’t miss your opportunity to hear from one of the most renowned authorities on Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia and the co-author of one of the most popular books used by caregivers today. Topics include:

• The process of diagnosing dementia

• Treatment options for Alzheimer’s and dementia

• Behavior challenges associated with dementia such as wandering, sun-downing, and the “I want to go home” syndrome and management techniques for these situations

• The emotional and physical impact of caregiving on caregivers

Stress Busting Techniques

11:00am - 12:00pm

Taking time for self-care should be a top priority. Participate in these 15 minute interactive workshops to learn practical techniques to help you relive caregiver stress.

•Mindful Breathing Techniques

•Hand Massage

•Aromatherapy

•Stretching exercises

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Respite Care Available

  • Free on-site respite is available during the workshop with advance registration. Please select a Respite ticket for the person you are registering for respite and enter their name and information. If needed a program representative will follow-up to collect more information.

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UT Health San Antonio, School of Nursing

Nancy Smith Hurd Auditorium

7703 Floyd Curl Drive

San Antonio, TX 78229

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