|Caregiving is probably the toughest and most rewarding activity a person will ever do. Useful for both family and professional caregivers, this seminar offers inspiring and helpful practices for caring for and connecting with individuals with dementia.Drawing on her personal experience as a family caregiver and her professional experience as a transition consultant, speaker Lydia Burdick talks to participants about honoring those with dementia by adapting to their needs and enjoying the time spent together. In this seminar, she addresses:|
The Sunshine on All Our Faces: Inspiring and Useful Practices in Caregiving
Speaker(s): Lydia Burdick, M.A.
Seminar length: 45-90 minutes for a conference presentation; ½ day for a seminar
Number of participants: available for conference presentations or smaller seminars
Who will benefit from this seminar: Caregiving professionals (including nurses, social workers, and activity professionals), family caregivers and family members — all who care for and love someone with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementias
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