This event is hosted by the Monmouth and Ocean County Unit.
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Alzheimer's disease: Effective Communication Strategies
Date: Wednesday, March 31st from 6-7:30pm
Zoom login information will be emailed to you once you register.
Effective Communication Strategies: (1 -1.5 Hours) Attendees will learn:
Explain the communication changes that take place throughout the course of the disease
Decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia and respond in ways that are helpful to the person
Identify strategies to connect and communicate at each stage of the disease
Presented by Nicolette Vasco, MSW Student, from Alzheimer's Association