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Understanding the Differences Between Alzheimer’s and Dementia
August 29 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm
Baltimore-Washington Financial Advisors, Elville and Associates & special guest speaker Jill Rosner, RN, BSN, CCM® invite you to an interactive workshop on “Understanding The Differences Between Alzheimer’s and Dementia.”
TOPICS WILL INCLUDE:
— Discuss Alzheimer Disease and Dementia- what do these terms mean?
— Discuss symptoms and behaviors of the disease
— Examine the brain model and its importance in identifying from where behaviors arise
— Managing challenging behaviors and discussing possible causes
— Progression of the disease – discuss the early, moderate and late stages
— Medications- are they the answer? Increase awareness
— Incompetent vs. Incapable- what are the definitions?
— The importance of Advanced Directives or MOLST
— Caregiver burnout- who does that include? What are the symptoms? How can you manage it?
To RSVP, please contact BWFA’s Client Care Associate Eve Kennedy at ekennedy@BWFA.com or 410-461-3900, or use the RSVP link below. We look forward to seeing you there!