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Dementia Community Education Series

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Nashoba Valley Medical Center - Founder's Room/Conference Room B

200 Groton Road

Ayer, MA 01432

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Do you know someone living with dementia? Are you caring for someone with dementia? Do you work with patients who have dementia?

This dementia community education series is presented by Whitney Rohrer, MS, OTR/L from Nashoba Nursing Service & Hospice, and will help you understand what dementia is and isn't, how to better interact with people with dementia and what to expect as the disease progresses. This series is beneficial for caregivers, health professionals, and community members. Special guest speakers.

Monthly topics include:

January 28 - Caring for the caregiver
February 25 - Environmental Safety Adaptations
March 24 - Sun Downing: What it is and how to manage
April 28 - Medications and medication management
May 19 - Managing difficult behaviors: De-escalation techniques
June 23 - Planning for the Future: Medically & Financially
July 28 - End stage: How to prepare for end-of-life

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Nashoba Valley Medical Center - Founder's Room/Conference Room B

200 Groton Road

Ayer, MA 01432

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