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Dementia Dialogues @ MM

July 12 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until August 9, 2018

Dementia Dialogues is a 5-session (July 12, 19, 26 and Aug. 2, 9) training course designed to educate individuals who care for persons who exhibit signs and symptoms associated with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementias. Over 21,000 individuals have been trained in at least one session and over 10,000 individuals have completed the course. Each session is approximately 1.5 hours in length.

Recommended Participants Include:
• Caregivers
• Social Workers
• Certified Nursing Assistants
• Personal Care Assistants
• Public Health Professionals
• Counselors
• Nurses
• Medical Professionals
• Clergy
• Families
• Activity Directors
• Anyone who is interested

Fee:
Dementia Dialogues is provided at no cost to participants through support from the Office for the Study of Aging at the Arnold School of Public Health and through funding from the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.

Attendance & CEU Note:
A person may attend one or all sessions. Registration required – call Maureen Gleason, Memory Matters (843) 842-6688. Each class has a 1.5 CEU component for professionals.  There is a completion certificate if someone does attend all 5 sessions. Uon completion of all 5 sessions participants in the Dementia Dialogues program will be awarded a Dementia Specialist Certificate.

Limited seating is available so be sure to call (843) 842-6688 and register today!

Details

Date:
July 12
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Organizer

Maureen Gleason
Phone:
843-842-6688
Email:
maureen@mymemorymatters.org
Website:
www.mymemorymatters.org

Details

Date:
July 12
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Event Categories:
,

Organizer

Maureen Gleason
Phone:
843-842-6688
Email:
maureen@mymemorymatters.org
Website:
www.mymemorymatters.org