Caregiver’s Guide to Dementia Behaviors

  • 13 Dec 2017
  • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (EST)
  • Giant Food Store- Linglestown Road, Harrisburg, PA 17110
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Caregiver’s Guide
to Dementia Behaviors

Dauphin County

Wednesday, December 13, 2017


Location:

Giant Food Store 
Community Room - 2nd Floor
2300 Linglestown Road
Harrisburg, PA 17110      

 
Date: Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Cost: $39
All payments must be made by the day of the training.
    
Description: 

Dementia is a progressive, biological brain disorder that makes it difficult to remember, think clearly, communicate, and take care of oneself. Dementia can also cause emotional and psychological problems, and even personality changes. This training will provide caregivers with solid information on how to take care of loved ones and individuals who are afflicted with Dementia.  

Objectives: 

  • How to handle troubling behaviors from older adults who have Dementia

  • Communication tips

  • The importance of identifying triggers

  • How to reduce agitating factors that may stimulate aggressive behaviors

  • How to handle paranoia, and ways to calm paranoid individuals

CEU's: Nursing CEUs have been approved. Social work continuing education units for this training have been submitted for approval. 

CEU's may incur extra fee.

Registration Deadline: Sunday, December 10, 2017               

Refunds/Cancellation Policy
                
   
                   
Payment: By using a check for payment, you agree to the following terms: In the event your check is dishonored or returned for any reason, you authorize us to electronically (or by paper draft) re-present the check to your bank account for collection of the amount of the check, plus any applicable fees as permitted by state law.

Inclement Weather Policy: In case of inclement weather, the Coalition will make a decision whether to delay or cancel a webinar or training by 7 am the morning of the event. If a delay or cancellation will occur, the Coalition home page (www.olderpa.org) will be updated to reflect this, and a message will be saved to 717-857-3163. Please always consider your safety first when deciding to attend a training. Thank you!


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