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Effective Communication Strategies and Dementia

Feb 13, 2018 01:21PM ● Published by Bev Beal Loeck

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Communication is more than just talking and listening - it's also about sending and receiving messages through attitude, tone of voice, facial expressions and body language.  As people with Alzheimer's disease and other dementia's progress in their journey and the ability to use words is lost, families need new ways to connect. 
Join Bonnie Bream-Stratz, Community Outreach Coordinator with the Alzheimer's Association Southeastern Wisconsin Chapter at Church Health Services, 115 N. Center St.
Thursday, February 22, from 1:00pm to 3:00pm to:
  1. Explore how communication takes place when someone has Alzheimer's
  2. Learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia
  3. Identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at each stage of the disease
To register please call 800 272-3900, there is no charge to attend.

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