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Dementia 101: Introduction to Dementia

Date: Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Time: 9:30 AM- 11:30 AM (PST)  
Location: Vancouver VA Campus, 1601 E. 4th Plain Blvd Vancouver, WA
Web Site: https://www.facebook.com/events/1871730696263164/
   
Dementia 101: Introduction to Dementia
 
What is dementia? How is it diagnosed? How does it affect my loved one?
In this workshop, you will learn:
• What dementia is and how it is diagnosed
• The different types of dementias including Alzheimer’s disease, vascular dementia, Lewy body dementia, and frontotemporal dementia
• Eight ways dementia impacts thinking: memory, judgment, attention, perception, reasoning, organization, abstraction, and language
• Strategies to adapt to dementia related changes
 
Class Location
Vancouver VA Campus
1601 E. 4th Plain Blvd
Vancouver, WA
 
Tuesday, November 19th, 2019
9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
 
Signing up is easy!
Call Kristi Ketchum at (503) 220-8262 ext. 58594