Webinar/Phone Family Caregiver Education Programs – October
- 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s
- Advancing the Science: The Latest in Alzheimer’s & Dementia Research
- Caregiving 101
- Corona/Covid-19 y cuidadores
- Cuerpo Sano, Mente Sana
- Dementia Conversations
- Effective Communication Strategies
- Estrategias Efectivas de Comunicación
- Healthy Living for Your Brain & Body
- Legal & Financial Planning for Alzheimer’s Disease
- Living with Alzheimer’s – Early Stage Caregivers
- Living with Alzheimer’s – Middle Stage Caregivers
- Living with Alzheimer’s – Late Stage Caregivers
- Living with Alzheimer’s – Younger Onset
- Understanding Alzheimer’s & Dementia
- Understanding Dementia
- Understanding & Responding to Dementia Related Behavior
Register for any of our education programs by calling 800.272.3900 or online at alz.org/crf. You will receive connection information after you register.
10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s
This program covers typical age related changes, common warning signs of Alzheimer’s, how to approach someone about memory concerns, early detection, the benefits of a diagnosis, the diagnostic process, and Alzheimer’s Association resources.
Tuesday, October 6, 11:00 am – noon | REGISTER
Tuesday, October 13, 10:00-11:30 am | REGISTER
Thursday, October 15, 1:00-2:30 pm | REGISTER
Tuesday, October 20, 9:00-10:30 am | REGISTER
Monday, October 26, 3:00-4:00 pm | REGISTER
Advancing the Science: The Latest in Alzheimer’s & Dementia Research
This program gives attendees a current look at the world of Alzheimer’s and dementia research. Learn about where the science began and where it’s heading in addition to what projects and studies are ongoing.
Wednesday, October 7, 9:30-10:30 am | REGISTER
This webinar will cover the basic information the new caregiver needs, but is also a good refresher for people who have been caregiving for many years. The webinar will also cover information of interest to the LGBTQ+ caregiver.
Thursday October, 22, 2:00 – 4:00 pm | REGISTER
Corona/Covid-19 y cuidadores
Cuidando a una persona con problemas de memoria o Demencia durante estos tiempos de Corona/Covid 19, agrega problemas y dificultades para los cuidadores y familia. Este programa provee informaciónsimple para los cuidadores, y familia de las personas con problemas de memoria o demencia, por másque la persona vivaen su casa, en una residencia, o las personas que vienen a cuidar a gente en su propia casa.
Martes, Octubre 20, 2:00-3:00 pm | REGISTRESE
Cuerpo Sano, Mente Sana
Únase con nosotros para aprender sobre los resultados de estudios clínicos en las áreas de la nutrición, ejercicio, actividades cognitivas y la socialización. Use herramientas para ayudarle a incorporar estas recomendaciones en su vida para envejecer sanamente.
Martes, Octubre 13, 2:00-3:00 pm | REGISTRESE
This program will offer tips on how to have honest and caring conversations with family members about going to the doctor, deciding when to stop driving and making legal and financial plans.
Thursday, October 8, 11:00 am – noon | REGISTER
Wednesday,October 14, 11:00 am – 12:30 pm | REGISTER
Thursday,October 29, 10:30 am – noon | REGISTER
Effective Communication Strategies
Teaches caregivers to decode verbal and behavioral communication by someone with Alzheimer’s and other dementias. Participants leave with strategies for meaningful connection with people in early, middle and late stage dementia.
Thursday, October 8, 11:30 am – 1:00 pm | REGISTER
Thursday, October 22, 3:00 – 4:00 pm | REGISTER
Tuesday, October 27, 2:00 – 3:00 pm | REGISTER
Estrategias Efectivas de Comunicación
Enseña a la familia como decifrar la comunicación verbal y los comportamientos de una persona que vive con Alzheimer u otra demencia. Los participantes aprenderán estrategias para una conseguir una conexión más efectiva con una persona en cualquier etapa de la enfermedad.
Jueves, Octubre 15, 2:00 – 3:30 pm | REGISTRESE
Healthy Living for Your Brain & Body
Join us to learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and use hands-on tools to help you incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging.
Thursday, October 1, 5:00-6:00 pm | REGISTER
Tuesday, October 6, 9:00-10:30 am | REGISTER
Monday, October 19, 10:00-11:00 am | REGISTER
Wednesday, October 21, 1:00-2:00 pm | REGISTER
Legal & Financial Planning for Alzheimer’s Disease
The diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease makes planning for the future more important than ever. Learn about important legal and financial issues to consider, how to put plans in place, and how to access legal and financial resources near you.
Wednesday, October 28, 1:00-2:30 pm | REGISTER
Living with Alzheimer’s – Early Stage Care Partners
The diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease is life-changing and leads to many questions. Join us for this three-part program to discuss what you need to know, what you need to plan, and what you can do as you navigate this chapter of your life..
Three Consecutive Fridays, September 11, 18, 25, 10:00-11:30 mm | REGISTER
Living with Alzheimer’s – Late Stage Caregivers
In the late stage of Alzheimer’s disease, caregiving typically involves new ways of connecting and interacting with the
person with the disease. You’ll hear from caregivers and professionals about resources, monitoring care and providing
meaningful connection for the person with late-stage Alzheimer’s and their families.
Tuesday, October 20, 12:00-2:00 pm | REGISTER
Living with Alzheimer’s – Younger Onset
Join us for this program to get answers to the questions that arise for people concerned about Younger-Onset Alzheimer’s
disease or a related dementia. Hear from those directly affected and learn what you need to know, what you need to plan,
and what you can do to ease the impact throughout the course of the disease.
Tuesday, October 13, 6:00-7:30 pm | REGISTER
Understanding Alzheimer’s & Dementia
Learn about the impact of Alzheimer’s, the difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia, Alzheimer’s disease stages and risk factors, current research and treatments available to address some symptoms, and Alzheimer’s Association resources.
Wednesday, October 7, 9:30 am – 10:30 | REGISTER
Monday, October 12, 12:00 – 1:00 pm | REGISTER
Thursday, October 15, 2:00 – 3:00 pm | REGISTER
Thursday, October 22, 10:30 – noon | REGISTER
Wednesday, October 28, 6:00 – 7:00 pm | REGISTER
If you have a family member or friend that is experiencing memory related issues or a recent diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia, this presentation series is for you. Join us for a 3-session workshop.
Three Consecutive Tuesdays, October 6, 13, 20, 2:00-4:00 pm | REGISTER
Understanding & Responding to Dementia Related Behavior
Provides participants with a four-step model to address behavioral aspects of dementia. The program details the model and then applies it to some of the most common behaviors associated with the disease.
Thursday, October 1, 1:00-2:30 am | REGISTER
Wednesday, October 7, 11:00 am-noon | REGISTER
Saturday, October 10, 9:00-10:30 am | REGISTER
Tuesday, October 13, 5:00-6:30 pm | REGISTER
Wednesday, October 14, 1:00-2:30 pm | REGISTER
Wednesday, October 21, 3:00-4:00 pm | REGISTER
Thursday, October 29, 9:30-11:00 am | REGISTER