FREE Seminar “Pain Management and Dementia”

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Date/Time
Date(s) - October 18, 2012
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Location
Landow House Assisted Living

Contact Info:
301-816-5052 berkman@hebrew-home.org www.cohen-rosen.org

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“Pain Management and Dementia”
How do you evaluate and manage pain in persons with dementia? Dr. Anderson will explain how to
identify possible signs and symptoms of physical pain. The program includes a discussion of rational pharmacologic treatment approaches and possible non-pharmacologic interventions to reduce pain and promote well being. A complimentary supper will be served.

Dr. Anderson is widely published and lectures nationally. He is Medical Director for the
Alzheimer’s program at William Hill Gardens Assisted Living at William Hill Manor, and Geriatric Consultant for William Hill Nursing Home and William Manor Retirement Community. Last year,
Dr. Anderson became president of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry, a
national organization for psychiatrists, clinicians,educators and researchers in geriatric mental
health. At the Samuel and Alexia Bratton Memory Clinic, Dr. Anderson leads clinical trials of novel
medications for Alzheimer’s disease.

This program offers 1 CEU for social workers in
Maryland.

The Copper Ridge Institute is an approved sponsor of
the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners for continuing
education credits for licensed social workers in
Maryland. The Copper Ridge Institute maintains
responsibility for all programs offered.

Online registration at www.cohen-rosen.org or RSVP to Jill berkman 301-816-5052 or berkman@hebrew-home.org.