Whether you’re new to caregiving for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or another type of dementia, or you’re looking for extra help in your caregiving corner, an upcoming webinar can help sort through the most talked about topics of the condition.
Sit down on Thursday, March 10 at 6:30 p.m. EST with David Hutchings, PhD, geriatric neuropathologist and leading expert on Alzheimer’s disease, for the “Alzheimer’s, Dementia & Caregiving” webinar presented by the Morning Pointe Foundation.
The event is free, but you must register to attend. Topics covered in the seminar include
- Medication management
- Sundown syndrome and other behaviors
- Dementia stages, symptoms and treatments
- The importance of assessments to guide care
Those who can’t attend the event online at the scheduled time can still register to receive a recording of the webinar to view at their convenience.
The March 10 webinar is part of the ongoing Morning Pointe Caregiver Café wellness series, which connects experts on senior living and care with those experiencing the physical and mental effects of aging.
The Morning Point Foundation is the philanthropic arm of a consortium of senior living facilities in Tennessee.
Other upcoming webinars in the Caregiver Café series include:
- How a multi-sensory approach can help caregivers better communicate and engage with adults living with dementia on May 26
- The importance of continued exercise and active engagement as we age on July 14
- Understanding Alzheimer’s and dementia on Sept. 7