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Road Map to Behavioral Management

November 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

FREE

Alzheimer’s disease brings about many complicated behaviors and symptoms.  It’s important for family/friends/caregivers of those with the disease to be aware of, and prepared for, these.

Join the Massachusetts Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (MADRC) for Road Map to Behavioral Management on Wednesday, November 17th at 7pm. Presenter, Juan Carlos Urizar, MD, – Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Geriatric Psychiatry Division, Medical Director – will discuss:

  • Challenges with issues, including: driving, wandering, bathing, suspicion and paranoia
  • How to identify what triggers difficult behaviors
  • Dos and Don’ts for communicating with someone who has Alzheimer’s disease
  • Ways to manage difficult behaviors with redirection, humor, music therapy and more

This presentation will be held virtually via Zoom. To register: https://bit.ly/RoadMapRegister

Details

Date:
November 17
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
FREE
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Venue

Virtual