Webinar/Phone Family Caregiver Education Programs – August

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, August 4, 1:00-2:00 pm | REGISTER

Wednesday, August 5, 12:00-1:30 pm | REGISTER

Tuesday, August 11, 1:00-2:00 pm | REGISTER

Thursday, August 13, 11:30 am-1:00 | REGISTER

Wednesday, August 26, 1:00-2:30 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, August 26, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm | REGISTER

Dementia Conversations

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.

Monday, August 3, 6:00-7:00 pm | REGISTER

Thursday, August 13, 11:00 am – noon | REGISTER

Wednesday, August 19, 10:30-11:30 am | 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.

Tuesday, August 11, 10:00-11:30 am | REGISTER

Friday, August 14, 1:00-2:30 pm | REGISTER

Thursday, August 20, 1:00-2:30 pm | REGISTER

Tuesday, August 25, 2:00-3:00 pm | REGISTER

Thursday, August 27, 9:30-11:00 am | 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.

Tuesday, August 11, 10:00-11:30 am | REGISTER

Friday, August 14, 1:00-2:30 pm | REGISTER

Thursday, August 20, 1:00-2:30 pm | REGISTER

Tuesday, August 25, 2:00-3:00 pm | REGISTER

Thursday, August 27, 9:30-11:00 am | REGISTER

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.

Monday, August 3, 10:00-11:00 am | REGISTER

Monday, August 10, 12:00-1:00 pm | REGISTER

Monday, August 17, 3:00-4:00 pm | REGISTER

Tuesday, August 25, 12:30-2:00 pm | REGISTER

Living with Alzheimer’s – Middle Stage Caregivers

This three-part program will address many topics for caregivers of individuals with moderate Alzheimer’s disease, including symptoms and care needs, relationship changes, ways to maximize safety, prepare for emergencies, and access respite care.

Three Consecutive Mondays, August 3, 10, 17, 1:30-3:00 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.

Thursday, August 6, 11:00 am – noon | REGISTER

Friday, August 7, 12:00-1:00 pm | REGISTER

Monday, August 17, 1:00-2:30 PM | REGISTER

Wednesday, August 19, 12:00-1:00 pm | REGISTER

Monday, August 31, 6:00-7:00 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.

Saturday, August 1, 9:00-10:30 am | REGISTER

Tuesday, August 11, 6:00-7:00 am | REGISTER

Wednesday, August 12, 10:00-11:30 am | REGISTER

Friday, August 28, 10:00-11:00 am | REGISTER

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.