Screening for Dementia
Date(s) - March 14, 2013
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Landow House Assisted Living
301-816-5052 [email protected] www.cohen-rosen.org
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In celebration of the opening of Cohen-Rosen House, our new memory care assisted living……
Our spring “Remember This..” seminar series starts with “Screening for Dementia” with Dr. Jason Brandt, This presentation will describe methods for detecting cognitive impairment. Dr. Brandt will discuss a variety of assessment methods, including self- and proxy-questionnaires, in-person testing, and telephone-based assessments. His presentation will close with a description of Dr. Brandt’s new, online Dementia Risk Assessment.
Since earning his PhD in experimental and physiological psychology, Dr. Brandt has been on the facultyof the Johns Hopkins University. He is currently Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences,
Professor of Neurology, and Director of the Divisionof Medical Psychology in the School of Medicine.
He is Director of the Cortical Function Laboratory at the Johns Hopkins Hospital, and Professor of Mental Health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School o fPublic Health. Dr. Brandt also serves as director at the Copper Ridge Institute, a not-for-profit dementia research and education organization.
This program offers 1 CEU for social workers in Maryland.
A buffet dinner and registration begin at 5:30. Program is 6-7pm.
Online registration at www.cohen-rosen.org or call 301-816-5052
Other seminar dates are May 21 and June 19