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Understanding the Differences Between Alzheimer’s and Dementia
October 9, 2018 @ 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 Difference 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!