Effective Communication Strategies

When:
September 20, 2017 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
2017-09-20T15:00:00-07:00
2017-09-20T16:00:00-07:00
Where:
Salem Hospital, Bldg. D, CHEC 2
890 Oak St SE
Salem, OR 97301
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Alise Liepnieks
971-273-0643
Effective Communication Strategies @ Salem Hospital, Bldg. D, CHEC 2 | Salem | Oregon | United States

An education presentation by the Alzheimer’s Association*

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 dementias progress in their journey and the ability to use words is lost, families need new ways to connect. Join us to explore how communication takes place when someone has Alzheimer’s, learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia, and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at each stage of the disease.

*All classes are free. Please call 800-272-3900 to register.

For more information, please contact Alise Liepnieks: aliepnieks@alz.org / 971-273-0643.

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