Family Education Workshop

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May 12, 2015

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​​​6 pm - 7 pm at the Home Instead Senior Care Training Center​

745 E. Locust, Suite 107 Fresno, CA 93720​​​​​

To attend this event, please RSVP to chad.pickens@homeinstead.com​ or 559.801.1806

This workshop will combine material from classes one through four.​

Alzheimer’s Disease & Other Dementias

  • Learn the causes.

  • ​Recognize the symptoms.

  • Discover how the diseases are diagnosed.

  • Understand more about behaviors common to the disease.

Capture Life’s Journey

  • Learn techniques to encourage your loved one to share stories and memories.

  • Become familiar with the Life Journal and how to record information about your loved one’s past.

  • Learn how to effectively use the Life Journal in partnership with professional caregivers.

Techniques to Handle Challenging Behaviors

  • Learn techniques to handle challenging behaviors.

  • Determine what techniques work best to manage different types of behaviors.

Activities to Encourage Engagement

  • Learn the benefits of staying active for a person with Alzheimer’s or other dementias.

  • Discover various techniques to encourage your loved one to engage in an activity.

  • Become familiar with activities that are suitable for late stage Alzheimer’s or other dementias, to stimulate your loved one’s five senses.​​

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