Presenter: Jody Gastfriend, L.I.C.S.W.; Vice President, Senior Care Services, Care.com
Did you know that there are over 15 million Americans caring for family members with Alzheimer’s disease? Despite the devastating nature of this disease, there are numerous supports and resources that can make a difference. Come learn about caregiving strategies that can help improve the quality of life for both you and your loved one.
You will leave with an understanding of:
- The different forms of dementia, including Alzheimer’s disease, and the warning signs
Care options for a loved one with dementia
How to connect emotionally and creatively with a loved one who has dementia
How to take care of yourself as the caregiver of someone with dementia