Still Time To Register for the Talbot Dementia Conference June 7, 2013

Alzheimer’s Association and Upper Shore Aging, Inc. will once again be hosting the Annual Talbot Dementia Conference: “A Family Affair: Intergenerational Care For Persons With Dementia” on Friday, June 7 at Talbot Senior Center.

8:30-9 a.m. Registration
9-9:15 a.m. Welcome & Introductions, Jennifer FitzPatrick, LCSW-C, M.S.W., Alzheimer’s Association
9:15-10:15 a.m. Managing the Behavioral Symptoms of Dementia: Allan Anderson, MD, Medical Director, Samuel and Alexia Bratton Memory Clinic, William Hill Manor
10:15-11:15 a.m. Intergenerational Activities to Encourage Communication Between Youngsters and Individuals with Cognitive Impairment Judith Slaughter, MA, CEAP, Author, “Mosey and Bozey, A Very Likely Tail”
11:15-11:30 a.m. Break
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. The Anthony Family Caregiving Journey: Perspectives From a Multigenerational Family Team Caring for a Loved one with Dementia Jane Anthony, LSWA, and Family
12:30 p.m. Evaluation & Wrap Up

Register online:
$15 Family caregiver, $40 Professional
Registration fee includes conference materials and CEUs/certificates of attendance
Registration Deadline: June 4, 2013

Social Work Continuing Education: The Maryland State Board of Social Work Examiners certifies that this program meets the criteria for 3 credit hours of Category I continuing education for social workers and associates licensed in the state of Maryland.

The Alzheimer’s Association Greater Maryland Chapter is a local affiliate of the national Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders Association, Inc. and has been the area’s leader in support, advocacy and awareness since 1980.

There are more than 75 chapters across the country. The Greater Maryland Chapter serves: Allegany, Anne Arundel, Baltimore City, Baltimore, Caroline, Carroll, Cecil, Dorchester, Frederick, Garrett, Howard, Harford, Kent, Queen Anne’s, Somerset, Talbot, Washington, Wicomico and Worcester counties.