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Cleveland Area Chapter - Education Programs


Community Education
Easing the Stress of the Holidays

This program is designed to give caregivers helpful hints and tips that will be useful during the holiday season while caring for their loved one with dementia. How can my family dinner be less stressful? What might be an appropriate gift for my parent with dementia? How can everyone be included in the holiday preparations? These questions and more will be discussed.

December 04, 2014 11:45am to 1:00pm
Easing the Stress of the Holidays
Arden Courts of Parma
9205 Sprague Road Parma, Oh 44133
To register contact: Phone: 440.886.5858 Email:

Now What Was I Saying?

This interactive workshop will explain the basics of how the brain works, the primary principles of memory, some techniques to improve memory and things you can do for improving overall brain health

March 03, 2015 12:15pm to 1:15pm
Now What Was I Saying?
Fairhill Partners
12200 Fairhill Road Cleveland
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Partnering With Your Doctor

This workshop addresses the importance of partnering with the physician, assessing one's behavior when visiting the physician, and challenges in physician/caregiver interaction. Attendees will receive tools and handouts to assist with preparing for doctor's visits.

December 05, 2014 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Partnering with Your Doctor
Mandel JCC Lunch Plus Program
1500 Warrensville Center Rd. Cleveland Heights
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The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease

This program is designed to provide you with the basic information that everyone needs to know about memory loss, issues and what they mean for all of us. It incorporates video interviews with professionals, patients with dementia, and caregivers discussing real-life issues.

March 25, 2015 12:15 pm to 1:45 pm
The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease
Fairhill Partners
12200 Fairhill Road Cleveland
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Professional Education
Dementia Care Training

Dementia Care Training is a FREE program for both family and professional caregivers who provide care to those with dementia-related diseases. This program provides an overview of Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders, teaches effective communication techniques, gives ideas on how to engage those with cognitive problems, and provides strategies for managing challenging behavior. Four social work CEUs are available. Please plan to bring a brown bag lunch.

December 08, 2014 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Dementia Care Training
Geauga Department on Aging
12555 Ravenwood Drive Chardon
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March 17, 2015 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Dementia Care Training
Cleveland Heights Senior Activity Center
1 Monticello Blvd Cleveland Heights
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April 16, 2015 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Dementia Care Training
Lake County Council on Aging
8520 East Avenue Mentor
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May 19, 2015 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Dementia Care Training
Lorain County Office on Aging
320 North Gateway Boulevard - 2nd Floor Elyria
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