Dementia Series

  • Details

  • 2/15/18
  • 10 - 11:30 a.m.
  • Free
  • All Ages
  • Categories

  • Health/Fitness

Event Description

This four-week series offers information on a variety of topics: types of dementia, using laughter to cope, how to get a plan in place, tips to make dressing, bathing and mouth care of the care receiver easier and options for dealing with reactive behaviors. Presenters for the sessions will be:
· Karen Huber, owner of Home Instead Senior Care;
· Ann Drobot, Director of Programs & Advocacy at the Alzheimer’s Association of East Central Iowa;
· Marianne Smith, Director of the Csomay Center for Gerontological Excellence at the University of Iowa;
· Drew Martel from the Foundation 2 Mobile Crisis Team.
The final session will be a Q & A panel discussion. If you would like caregiving assistance while attending this event, please let us know when you register by calling (319)221-8866 or emailing fcgc@mercycare.org

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