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Participate in a fun and interactive webinar to learn more about Alzheimer’s disease and other dementia

14 Sep

Dementia Research Study – Webinar

2021-07-28T12:32:07-04:00

Join us for an informative webinar to learn more about a research study available on a dementia-related topic. You will have the opportunity to ask questions. 

Research Study Topic:  How do people living with dementia and/or mild cognitive impairment handle self-driving cars? 

Link to register:

Register in advance for this meeting:

https://alzheimersociety.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYvc-iqrzwiH9E8WTmqq67g31ILngOZ547p

For more information on the study, visit the Toronto Dementia Network here: https://tdn.alz.to/research_study/investigating-abilities-people-dementia-take-driving-control-conditionally-automated-vehicles/

This webinar is presented in partnership with the Toronto Dementia Research Alliance

 

Dementia Research Study – Webinar2021-07-28T12:32:07-04:00
24 Aug

Webinar: Living with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI)

2021-07-28T12:32:03-04:00

This workshop is for people living with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) and/or care partners of people living with MCI. The focus of the session will be on providing an overview of MCI and the differences between normal aging, MCI and dementia.

Learning Objectives:

  • Increase knowledge of MCI and the differences between normal aging, MCI and dementia
  • Explore how MCI impacts individuals and families
  • Learn how to optimize cognitive health
  • Develop an understanding of supportive services n the community
 

 

To REGISTER: Go to our online learning site at www.alzeducate.ca

Step 1: Access your Options

Step 2: Create an Account

Step 3: Enrol in a webinar 

 

Webinar: Living with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI)2021-07-28T12:32:03-04:00
9 Aug

Webinar: Long Distance Caregiving

2021-07-28T12:31:57-04:00

For family caregivers caring from a distance.

Explore some of the unique challenges and issues that can arise when caring from a distance, as well as identify the different ways caregivers can provide support and be involved in the person’s life.

To REGISTER: Go to our online learning site at www.alzeducate.ca

Step 1: Access your Options

Step 2: Create an Account

Step 3: Enrol in a webinar

 

 

Webinar: Long Distance Caregiving2021-07-28T12:31:57-04:00
5 Aug

Webinar: Family Dynamics and Dementia

2021-07-28T12:31:56-04:00

This workshop is for care partners of individuals living with dementia. The focus of the session will be on exploring significant sources of conflict for families dealing with dementia and strategies for assisting families, building on strengths and resilience.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify family dynamics and their effects on families
  • Explore significant sources of conflict for families dealing with dementia
  • Explore strategies for assisting families, building on strength and resilience
  • Develop an understanding of supportive services in the community

To REGISTER: Go to our online learning site at www.alzeducate.ca

Step 1: Access your Options

Step 2: Create an Account

Step 3: Enrol in a webinar

 

 

Webinar: Family Dynamics and Dementia2021-07-28T12:31:56-04:00
27 Jul

Webinar: Overview of Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia (for General Public)

2021-07-28T12:31:53-04:00

This workshop will provide learners an overview of Alzheimer’s disease focusing on the importance of early diagnosis and illustrates the progression of the disease. 

Webinar is for everyone.

To REGISTER: Go to our online learning site at www.alzeducate.ca

Step 1: Access your Options

Step 2: Create an Account

Step 3: Enrol in a webinar

 

 

Webinar: Overview of Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia (for General Public)2021-07-28T12:31:53-04:00
21 Jul

Webinar: Overview of Young Onset Dementia

2021-07-28T12:31:52-04:00
Enhance your knowledge of young onset dementia with an overview, the unique challenges faced by the person and their families and opportunities to support someone who is living with young onset dementia.  

 

To REGISTER: Go to our online learning site at www.alzeducate.ca

Step 1: Access your Options

Step 2: Create an Account

Step 3: Enrol in a webinar

Webinar: Overview of Young Onset Dementia2021-07-28T12:31:52-04:00
20 Jul

Webinar: Adjusting to Long-Term Care

2021-07-28T12:31:51-04:00

This set of two educational workshops aims to give care partners an overview of issues related to long-term care (LTC). The goal is for care partners to learn about how the decision for LTC could have an impact on them, understand the application process and to learn to cope with the transition. Family members may choose to attend any or both sessions. 

Part One: Considering Long-Term Care

Tuesday, July 13 from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Part Two: Adjusting to Long-Term Care

Tuesday, July 20 from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

 

To REGISTER: Go to our ONLINE LEARNING site at www.alzeducate.caStep 1: Access your OptionsStep 2: Create an AccountStep 3: Enrol in a webinar

 

Webinar: Adjusting to Long-Term Care2021-07-28T12:31:51-04:00
20 Jul

Webinar: Supporting Communication (for Care Partners)

2021-07-28T12:31:51-04:00

This webinar will focus on providing participants with the knowledge of how communication can change over the couse of the disease and ways to supportively communicate with a person living with dementia.

Learning Objectives:

  • Increase your understanding of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia
  • Recognize the impact has on communication
  • Develop strategies to improve communication
For care partners related to people living with dementia.
 

To REGISTER: Go to our ONLINE LEARNING site atwww.alzeducate.ca

Step 1: Access your Options

Step 2: Create an Account

Step 3: Enrol in a webinar

 

 

 

 

Webinar: Supporting Communication (for Care Partners)2021-07-28T12:31:51-04:00
15 Jul

Webinar: Dementia and COVID-19: Strategies for Caregivers

2021-07-28T12:31:50-04:00

This webinar will focus on providing caregivers with strategies to providing care while in isolation.  It will also highlight important COVID-19 precautions and guidelines along with the implications in caring for someone living with dementia.  

For family caregivers related to people living with dementia.

To REGISTER: Go to our online learning site at www.alzeducate.ca

Step 1: Access your Options

Step 2: Create an Account

Step 3: Enrol in a webinar

 

 

 

Webinar: Dementia and COVID-19: Strategies for Caregivers2021-07-28T12:31:50-04:00
13 Jul

Webinar: Considering Long-Term Care

2021-07-28T12:31:50-04:00

This set of two educational workshops aims to give care partners an overview of issues related to long-term care (LTC). The goal is for care partners to learn about how the decision for LTC could have an impact on them, understand the application process and to learn to cope with the transition. Family members may choose to attend any or both sessions. 

Part One: Considering Long-Term Care

Tuesday, July 13 from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Part Two: Adjusting to Long-Term Care

Tuesday, July 20 from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

 

To REGISTER: Go to our ONLINE LEARNING site at www.alzeducate.caStep 1: Access your OptionsStep 2: Create an AccountStep 3: Enrol in a webinar

 

Webinar: Considering Long-Term Care2021-07-28T12:31:50-04:00

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