Navigating the Road Ahead: Innovations in Dementia Care
Organization:Alzheimer Society London and Middlesex
November 20, 2018
8:00 AM - 3:45 PM
Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre
591 Wellington Rd S, London
Cost: Before Oct 9: $100/person * After Oct 9: $125/person
This conference will educate and inform clients, healthcare professionals and those living with cognitive impairment. The day will feature the following insightful speakers:
- Sharon Osvald, Personhood Tools - Learn about and experiment with Personalized Profile Forms, or 'Personhood Tools', which assist in the collection and sharing of this information in a manner that is effective and user-friendly.
- Faces of Caregiving - The caregiver experience can be as diverse as the individuals who step into the role. Hear a variety of unique perspectives on what it means to be a caregiver in 2018.
- Dr Lisa Van Bussel and Susan MacDonald - Evidence-based approaches that focus on positive coping strategies and goal setting can result in improved resilience. Care partners can help their family members to do the same.
- Innovations in Community Care - Who are the innovators in your neighbourhood? Learn about fresh ideas in program and service delivery from a range of comunity dementia care experts.