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Dementia Dialogues
In cooperation with the USC Arnold School of Public Health, this seminar hopes to raise awareness about what dementia is and how we can help those affected, enabling them to live in comfort and with dignity.

Choose a date that fits your schedule:
Friday, May 3, 2019 OR Friday May 10, 2019

LOCATION: The Laurels & the Haven in Highland Creek
6101 Clarke Creek Parkway, Charlotte, NC 28269

FACILITATOR: Gary Tyson MSW, MPH

CEUs: Participants will earn 7.5 Social Work contact hours

Fee: $21.50. A delicious lunch will be provided to all participants.

To Register:  click on the link to the website. Cancellations will be allowed up to 72 Hours of the seminar date.
Please e-mail Gary Tyson (gtyson97@gmail.com) if you have any questions.

SESSION CONTENT
9:00 am – 10:25 am:  Part One: The Basic Facts (An Introduction to Dementia)
10:30 am – 12:00 pm:  Part Two: Keeping the Dialogue Going (Communication Skills)
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm:  Part Three: It’s a Different World, Environment (Safety and Helpful Hints)
2:05 pm – 3:30 pm:  Part Four: It’s Nothing Personal (Addressing Challenging Behaviors)
3:35 pm – 5:00 pm:  Part Five: Now What Do I Do?: Creative Problem Solving

A special thanks for our very extraordinary sponsor:
The Haven In Highland Creek

5 Star Senior Living

Bridge to Rediscovery