LIVING IN THE MOMENT® — DEMENTIA CONFERENCE 2019
The Journey, Pain and Family Dynamics
A Conference for Families and Elder Care Professionals (CEUs)
Date: Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Time: 12:00 PM-5:00 PM
Location: Hilton Garden Inn – Top of the Bay Room 1800 Powell Street, Emeryville CA
Join us for an interactive afternoon of learning, sharing and community
Michelle Dhanak MD
Michelle will describe what dementia is, issues to address as the disease progresses and how to keep focus on the well being of the elder and of carers.
Think About Pain
Elizabeth Landsverk MD
Elizabeth will discuss the challenges of behaviors in dementia and the steps to take to determine the cause and relieve the suffering of the person with dementia–without Ativan, sleeping pills–and work to keep them as engaged and independent as possible.
Resolving Family Conflict in Elder Care
Kirsten Howe Esq
Kristen will look at the challenges families face in caring for a loved one as they decline in body and mind. Tricky situations of how to finance the care and who provides care. What to do with blended families.
Professional Development Options
CEUs (pending) for Registered Nurses-3 (#16046) and RCFE Administrators- 2 (#20005367402)
Certificate of Attendance available for other professions
CEUs and Event are complimentary