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11 Speakers in 11 Months

CARING DURING COVID-19 AND BEYOND


Sponsored by All Seniors Care


The pandemic has changed the landscape of dementia care. But in the face of adversity, courage, strong leadership, teamwork, compassion and resilience has emerged. 

We’re excited to invite you to our Dementia Care “Caring During COVID-19 and Beyond” Professional Development Series! 

The last seminar is on next seminar on Thursday, March 10at 6:30 pm, "Does Medication Have a Role in Managing Responsive Behaviours in Dementia?" featuring Dr. Barry Campbell.

In this session, Dr. Campbell will answer and discuss the following questions:

  • Is there ever a need for the use of antipsychotics in dementia care? If so, what and when?
  • Are there symptoms or behaviour changes that respond to medications?
  • What is the role of frontline staff when providing care to a person who is prescribed with antipsychotic or other medications?
  • What are the changes that should be monitored or flagged in a person who is taking these medications?
  • If any of these medications are not safe, what are the alternatives?
Cost is $20 and when you register, you will also have access to all 10 previous recordings. Register now.

 

Certificate of attendance is available upon request and verification by the Alzheimer Society of Manitoba. Attendance may be eligible for continuing education hours with various regulatory body.



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