Behaviors that Challenge Us

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at noon until 01:00 PM
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
Software
Zoom
Contact Person
Amber Smith
Support Phone
(907) 586-6044
Support Email
asmith@alzalaska.org
Support Website
https://zoom.us
Cost Range
FREE

Host And Instructor

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Host
Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska
Instructor
Amber Smith, asmith@alzalaska.org, 907-586-6044

Training Overview Description

Caring for someone with dementia can be hard when they begin to lose their sense of memory and language. Communication starts to take different forms and might include expression through challenging behaviors such as yelling, acting out, or withdrawing.

Event-specific Details

Learn how to rethink behaviors as forms of communication while strategizing appropriate responses.

Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska is the leading source of information, support, and services in the state for individuals with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias.

Aging/Alzheimers and Other Dementia
All Direct Support Services/Care Givers
All Senior Services

Registration Information

Pre-registration required. To register, e-mail Amber Smith at asmith@alzalaska.org or call 907-586-6044.