BeWell Educated: Alzheimer's Caregivers Symposium

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By Jonathan Oh

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Date(s) & Time(s)::

June 13, 2013 at 8:30 AM until 3:30 PM

Location: The Heritage at Lowman, 2101 Dutch Fork Rd, Chapin, SC 29036

Phone: 803-451-7412

Email: rshurtz@theheritageatlowman.org

Event Description

At the Heritage, we understand that caring for persons with Alzheimer’s or related memory concerns can be stressful.

Join the experts on June 13th for an all-day Symposium to learn how the disease impacts the individual; tips for improved communication and managing various behaviors; available community resources; how to plan before a crisis hits; and whether or not an individual with the disease is safe to drive.

Speakers include David Johnson, MD, Palmetto Senior Care; Vivian Moore, LMSW, Senior Primary Care Practice; Andrea Jeffcoat, Palmetto Senior Care; Sam Wiley, Alzheimer’s Association SC Chapter; Margaret Matthews, MD, Senior Primary Care Practice; Veronica McMahon, Lutheran Hospice; and Stephanie Scarf, OTR/L, Palmetto Health.

Complimentary program & lunch for family caregivers.
$50 for professionals (CEUs available)
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