Unless we have seen it in our own families, there is little that prepares us for dealing with dementia patients and their families. Together, we will explore ways to effectively cope and care.
Speaker: Tracey S. Lawrence, MS, Best Selling Offer, Speaker, Trainer
About the Speaker:
Tracey S. Lawrence is the founder of Grand Family Planning LLC and author of the ground-break book “Dementia Sucks.” Having been primary caregiver to two parents who succumbed to dementia, Tracey has a unique perspective on the issues surrounding caregiving and the challenges of staying healthy and productive under extreme pressure. Realizing that millions would be facing the same struggles she had, she conceived of a team approach to coaching families through life transitions and health crises. Tracey’s commitment to raising awareness of the growing family caregiving epidemic drives her business and her professional speaking and training programs.
1. Understanding patients with cognitive impairment (it's not always on their chart)
2. Don't correct; REDIRECT
3. The right response can help you, the patient, and their families
Time: 10AM- 11AM EST
1 Continuing Education Credits will be administered for attending this training.
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