Alzheimer's & Dementia Family Caregiver Training Session 1
Location: Brookdale Richland Hills
Date: Thursday 01/23/20
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Six Part Series. Registration required by calling Jaime Cobb 817-877-1199
Thursdays from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brookdale Richland Hills
7520 Glenview Dr., Richland Hills, TX 76180
The six sessions cover in detail:
January 23 WHAT TO EXPECT- Understand what to expect as the disease progresses
January 30 COMMUNICATION- Part 1: Best ways to communicate with loved ones
February 6 COMMUNICATION- Part 2: Understand how persons with dementia communicate
February 13 DAILY LIVING AND HOME SAFETY- Seeing the world through their eyes
February 20 REDUCING STRESS AND COPING SKILLS- Taking care of the caregiver
February 27 PLANNING FOR FUTURE- Preparing for the next steps and getting help
You Are Not Alone!
Caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia can be difficult. Family care partners and friends are invited to attend the six week training at no cost and learn the best techniques and interventions to care for their loved one in a healthy manner with reduced stress.
Care partners who completed the training have reported an increased confidence in their caregiving abilities and felt reassured that their loved one is getting proper care.