Education

Educational Day: Elizabeth City, NC

This conference will enable health care professionals integrate what is known about brain function and the changes that happen with dementia with person-centered therapeutic approaches to foster positive outcomes. Content will focus on normal aging changes, forgetfulness and depression versus Alzheimer’s and related dementias; lost and preserved skills in all areas of brain function from initial symptoms of dementia to end of life; the value of connecting to an individual using multi-model, ability-sensitive supportive and validating communication techniques; the latest on dementia screening and assessment; and how to enhance mobility and reduce fall risks. 

Registration Information: Pre-registration is required to assure space in this program. The registration fee includes program materials, breaks, lunch and credit.

Registration Fee Health Professionals (received by May 10, 2017) $65.00

Health Professionals (received after May 10, 2017) $80.00

Law Enforcement/First Responder (received prior to May 10, 2017) $40.00

Law Enforcement / First Responder (received after May 10, 2017) $55.00

Register online or for further information, contact Eastern AHEC Elizabeth City Office (252)-335-4399

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