Activity Programming for Persons with Dementia

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Date/Time
Date(s) - June 21, 2013
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Location
The Copper Ridge Institute

Contact Info:
410-795-8808 x 1141 ciborowa@emacommunities.org http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=pk7iuvgab&oeidk=a07e6swn7wy428cc850

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This intensive one-day program will provide activity professionals with the with opportunity to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to plan and implement a successful activity program for persons with dementia. This course will include both classroom and hands-on learning, as participants will have the opportunity to work with the activity staff and specialists at Copper Ridge. Topics will include an overview of Alzheimer’s and dementia, types and domains of activities, activity assessments, creation and modification of activities, evaluating an activity calendar, and developing daily activity plans.

5 hours of Continuing Education available for activity professionals and social workers.

Continental breakfast and lunch provided.