Understanding Behaviour and Communication
Chester Village

Workshop 3

This workshop is for family caregivers providing care for a person in the middle and late stages of dementia. The primary focus of the workshop is to provide caregivers with the necessary tools and education to respond to changes in communication and responsive behaviours. This workshop is a safe environment to express and discuss their concerns and learn from each other.

Objectives:

  • Understanding the progression of dementia and areas of the brain impacted
  • Recognize how dementia impacts communication and possess strategies that can be employed to compensate for the changes that are occuring
  • Investigate why responsive behavours occur and recognize how to tailor an appropriate intervention

Please note: This workshop is open to those who have completed the Dementia 101 workshop or the online Dementia 101: Basics on www.alzeducate.ca

Registration required  -  contact call 416- 466-2173 ext 229 or email at andrea@chestervillage.ca 

Free parking.

Date:
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Address:
Chester Village
3555 Danforth Ave. (Warden Ave. and Danforth Ave.)
Toronto, ON M1L 1E3

This event does not require an RSVP. Registered users can request event reminders.
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Alzheimer Society Toronto