Are you confused about the many different types of dementia that are out there? Wondering how they differ and what it means for the people you care for?
The Getting Connected: Understanding Different Dementias series of webinars, led by Teepa Snow, focuses on helping you to gain awareness and knowledge of various forms and types of brain changes that are related to dementia.
The next webinar is Dementia and Developmental Disabilities: What’s Happening? and will be held:
10 – 11:30 am EDT
Cost: $20 (includes access to the recording)
We are on the front edge of recognizing a growing and special population of people who are living with dementia. For the first time, people living with developmental and intellectual disabilities since childhood are living full life spans. As this happens, the number of cases of dementia is on the rise. This session will guide you in recognizing first symptoms, highlight supports and options that will be helpful, and approaches that make a difference.
Space is limited. Click here to register today.
About the Speaker: Teepa Snow is one of America’s leading educators on dementia. Working as a Registered Occupational Therapist for more than 30 years, her wealth of experience led her to develop Positive Approach® to Care techniques and training models that are now used by families and professionals working or living with dementia or other brain changes throughout the world. She also developed the GEMS® model, to be utilized as a means to improve interaction and appreciation of individuals. To learn more, visit www.teepasnow.com.