AFA’s Care Connection is a free monthly teleconference providing the opportunity for family caregivers and professionals to further educate themselves on dementia related topics, receive support, and connect with others. Care connection takes place on the 2nd Thursday of each month from 1pm-2pm EDT.
October 8, 2015
Guest: Renee Kinder, M.S. CCC-SLP RAC-CT, Clinical Specialist at Evergreen Rehabilitation, Louisville, KY.
Topic: "Abilities Based Dementia Approaches for Cognitive and Language Changes"
November 12, 2015
Guest: Tim R. Johnston, PhD. Manager of Education and Training for SAGE (Services and Advocacy for GLBT Elders), New York, NY
Topic: "Supporting LGBT Families with Alzheimer's Disease"
December 10, 2015
Guest: Karol Tapias, LMSW; Director of Training and Innovation at LiveOn NY, NY
Topic: "What You Need to Know: Intimacy, Sexuality and Alzheimer’s disease."
January 14, 2015
Guest: Joan Griffiths Vega, MFA, Mindfulness Meditation New York Collaborative, New York, NY.
Topic: "Ways to Manage Life Stressors as a Care Partner"
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