Training on Person-Centered Care for People with Dementia

Friday, Apr 11, 2014, 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.

Posted by: Office of Human Resources

This training is provided through a partnership between the departments of Social Work and HR/Workplace Learning.

WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?

Drawing from professional and personal experience, the presenters will introduce the dementia syndrome, how to enhance communication and understand challenging behaviors.  Special focus will be on reducing caregiver burden.

WHO MAY ATTEND?

APU staff and faculty who are considering or involved in the care of another adult with memory impairment and suspected dementia.  (Relatives are welcome to attend if space is available.)

 

PRESENTERS

   Adria Navarro, PhD, LCSW

   Barbara Johnson, MSW, LCSW

   Linda Thyberg, MSW, ACSW

 To REGISTER click on the following link:

https://docs.google.com/a/apu.edu/spreadsheet/viewform?usp=drive_web&formkey=dEVfNzdsMWFlazhJdzhCaEE4clBJNWc6MA#gid=0

You will receive an email once your registration has been confirmed. Thank you!  

Location:

Wilden Hall, 229, East Campus
Azusa Pacific University
901 E. Alosta Ave.
Azusa, CA 91702

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For more information, contact:

Esther Attebery
Manager, Workplace Learning & Retention
Office of Human Resources
(626) 815-4533