Putting It All Together - Summary of Key Points in Dementia Care

Expand your ability to lead by example. Help others understand and demonstrate person-centered care, inclusion, and engagement for person with dementia. Enhance your ability to communicate and interact with dignity, compassion, and respect.

· Understand the impact of dementia on brain functionality
· Identify strategies for effective communication and challenging behaviors
· Understand how to help your loved one stay engaged and included in meaningful activities
· Ensure continuity of care when living environments change
· Identify ways to enhance quality of life through use of Montessori principles    

Family care partners, health professionals, and other persons interested in developing a proactive dementia care partner plan

1.5 to 2 hours based on venue and time availability