Coping with Difficult Behaviors in Dementia: Strategies You Can Use Today

Coping with Difficult Behaviors in Dementia: Strategies You Can Use Today

When a person with dementia experiences agitation, the resulting behaviors can be difficult to manage. While medications can provide benefits, there are effective non-pharmacological strategies that can be employed. Geriatrician Margaret Baumann, M.D., will show us how making simple changes in how we relate to a person with dementia can make a world of difference in mitigating difficult behaviors. This webinar will be held on Wednesday, March 28th at two times: 12-1pm EST and 2-3pm EST. Registration is required by visiting ALZWebinars.org. Program provided by the Alzheimer’s Association.

Managing Multiple Medications with Dementia: How to Get the Most from Your Medications

Polypharmacy, or the use of multiple medications and supplements at the same time, is a special concern for people with dementia. Join us as we learn from pharmacist Dr. Demetra Antimisiaris about balancing the benefits with the side-effects of medications commonly prescribed for people with dementia. This webinar will be held on Tuesday, April 3rd at two times: 12-1pm EST and 2-3pm EST. Registration is required by visiting ALZWebinars.org. Program provided by the Alzheimer’s Association.

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