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Alzheimer’s & Dementia Caregivers Conference
May 26 @ 8:15 am - 1:30 pm| Free
MAC, the Area Agency on Aging, will present an Alzheimer’s & Dementia Caregivers Conference, “Compassionate Care During Challenging Times,” on Wednesday, May 26. The free conference will be held from 8:15 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. via Zoom.
This virtual conference is designed to empower caregivers and health care professionals with strategies, inspiration and resources that will bolster our efforts to care for those with Alzheimer’s or dementia during these truly challenging times.
Keynote speaker will be Dr. Steven Sabat, Professor Emeritus of Psychology at Georgetown University, will explore improving communication between caregivers and those with dementia by understanding and recognizing the personhood of the individual diagnosed and supporting his or her value as a human being. Building on this understanding, other session speakers will discuss compassionate ways of managing behavioral and physiological symptoms of dementia and the resources available to assist both family and professional caregivers.
To register or for more information, visit MAC’s website at www.macinc.org/alzdementiaconference/
- May 26
8:15 am - 1:30 pm
- Salisbury, MD 21801 United States + Google Map