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

25 May

Webinar: Loss and Grief

2021-04-12T12:32:50-04:00

Explore the concept of ambiguous loss, develop coping stategies and gain understanding of feelings of grief when caring for a person with dementia. 

Learning Objectives:

  • Recognize the uniqeness and complexity of loss and grief in dementia
  • Describe relevant grief concepts
  • Explore ideas for learning to live with loss and grief
  • 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: Loss and Grief2021-04-12T12:32:50-04:00
18 May

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

2021-04-12T12:32:49-04:00

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)2021-04-12T12:32:49-04:00
13 May

Webinar: Meaningful Activities (for Healthcare Professionals)

2021-04-12T12:32:48-04:00

Learn the importance of meaningful activities for people with dementia or their family members. Demonstrate importance of sensory stimulation for people with dementia. Employ additional strategies and resources for creating meaningful activities for people with dementia.

For Health Care Professionals

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: Meaningful Activities (for Healthcare Professionals)2021-04-12T12:32:48-04:00
13 May

Webinar: Dementia and COVID-19: Strategies for Caregivers

2021-04-12T12:32:48-04:00

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. 

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 Caregivers2021-04-12T12:32:48-04:00
11 May

Webinar: Meaningful Activities (for Care Partners)

2021-04-12T12:32:47-04:00

Learn the importance of meaningful activities for people with dementia or their family members. Demonstrate importance of sensory stimulation for people with dementia. Employ additional strategies and resources for creating meaningful activities for people with dementia.

For care partners or family member of a person 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: Meaningful Activities (for Care Partners)2021-04-12T12:32:47-04:00
4 May

Webinar: Celebrating Special Occasions

2021-04-12T12:32:46-04:00

Explore the unique challenges of celebrating holidays and special occasions. Gain practical planning tips, including strategies to promote meaningful communication with person with dementia.

Learning Objectives:

  • Increase awareness of dementia-related changes that may lead to feelings of loss for family and friends during holidays and special occasions
  • Plan special occasions that respect the changing abilities of the person with dementia
  • Develop strategies for meaningful communication with the person with dementia

For family caregivers.

Use your computer, internet connection and phone to participate in a live presentation

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: Celebrating Special Occasions2021-04-12T12:32:46-04:00
27 Apr

Webinar: Communication (for Healthcare Professionals

2021-04-12T12:32:44-04:00

Recognize different ways in which communication occurs and explain how communication changes in a person with dementia. Learn about strategies that can support communication with a person with dementia and recognize the benefits of validating a person’s feelings when trying to communicate.

For healthcare professionals.

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: Communication (for Healthcare Professionals2021-04-12T12:32:44-04:00
21 Apr

Webinar: Transitioning to Long Term Care – Adjusting to LTC

2021-04-12T12:32:43-04:00

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. 

For care partners of a person living with dementia

Part One: Considering Long-Term Care

Wednesday, April 14 from 6:00  pm to 7:30 pm

Part Two: Adjusting to Long-Term Care

Wednesday, April 21 from 6:00 pm to 7:30 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: Transitioning to Long Term Care – Adjusting to LTC2021-04-12T12:32:43-04:00
20 Apr

Webinar: Overview of Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia

2021-04-12T12:32:43-04:00

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 Dementia2021-04-12T12:32:43-04:00
19 Apr

Webinar: Supporting Communication (for Care Partners)

2021-04-12T12:32:42-04:00

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 of a person 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)2021-04-12T12:32:42-04:00

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