This webinar helps care partners of a person living with dementia in mid-to-late stages to develop and participate in meaningful activities. The goal is to provide practical ideas on how participants can spend quality time together by identifying and drawing upon the person’s remaining strengths.
Intended Audience: Family Care PartnersDate: December 12, 2023 at 1:00pm-2:00pm EST
Upcoming Live Webinars
For our upcoming Speaker Series webinar, “Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia: What to do?”, we’re joined by Dr. Andrew R. Frank – a Cognitive and Behavioural Neurologist from the Bruyère Memory Program in Ottawa.
Dr. Frank will cover topics such as normal vs. abnormal aging, what to do if you suspect Alzheimer’s disease, treatment options, the importance of early diagnosis, and more.
This session is designed for anyone affected by dementia directly or indirectly, care providers, and healthcare professionals seeking a deeper understanding of the disease.
Date: Wednesday, December 13, 2023, at 6-7 p.m. (EST)/ 5-6 p.m. (CST)
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Explore the concept of ambiguous loss, develop coping strategies and gain understanding of feelings of grief when caring for a person living with dementia.
Intended Audience: Family Care Partners
Date: January 29, 2024 at 11:00am-12:00pm EST
This workshop provides an overview of behaviours in dementia and communicating in a supportive manner. It will focus on providing participants with the knowledge of how behaviours and communication can change over the course of the disease and ways to supportively communicate with a person living with dementia.
Date: January 30, 2024 at 5:00pm-6:00pm EST