The ABC's of Dementia and Caregiving

Teepa Snow is an enlightening, witty, entertaining, and energetic speaker who can accurately demonstrate the struggle and challenges dementia creates for all parties involved. Teepa will take you through the many areas of the brain affected by dementia and will give you skills and strategies for better ways to care.

Some of the topics covered include:

  • Understanding Symptoms and Behaviors in Dementia
  • How to Communicate with Someone Who has Dementia
  • Improving Your Hands-On Skills for Giving Care
  • Creative and Practical Tips for Getting through the Day
  • Managing Behavior: Start with Yourself!
  •  Learning the Art of Being an Advocate & Partner

Three sessions to choose from

Session 1: 8:30–11am
Session 2: Noon–2:30pm
Session 3: 4:30–7pm

Please register early for one of the three presentation times as seating is limited.

Register online at The War Memorial

Or call 313-881-7511

This Family Center Ask the Experts Talk is presented in partnership with Senior Helpers, The War Memorial, Grosse Pointe News, Pointe Magazine and ShorePointe Village.

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Serving Grosse Pointe, St. Clair Shores, Farmington Hills, Auburn Hills, Lansing, Grand Rapids

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Title: The ABC's of Dementia and Caregiving
Status: Contact Event Organizer
Begin: Wednesday, February 07, 2018 08:30 am
End: Wednesday, February 07, 2018 07:00 pm
Closing date: Wednesday, February 07, 2018 08:00 am
Presented by: Teepa Snow
Who Should Attend: All caregivers are welcome
Location: The War Memorial, 32 Lake Shore Drive, Grosse Pointe Farms
Seats available: General Admission