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Our Dementia Basics Series are free one-hour presentations designed to answer our most frequently asked questions. Join us for one – or all of them!

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Our Dementia Basics Series presentations are free one-hour presentations designed to answer our most frequently asked questions. We are offering each one as an afternoon and evening session on Thursdays in January and February. Join us for one – or all of them!

10 Warning Signs – Should I be Worried?

Review early signs of dementia and discuss the difference between early signs of dementia vs. common age-related memory changes. The term Mild Cognitive Impairment is also introduced.

Register here for Thursday, January 20: 1:30 pm 

Register here for Thursday, January 20: 7:00 pm

Types of Dementia

What is the difference between Alzheimer's disease and dementia? An introduction to the most common types of dementia including Alzheimer’s disease, Vascular, Lewy Body, Frontal Temporal, and mixed dementias.

Register here for Thursday, January 27: 1:30 pm 

Register here for Thursday, January 27: 7:00 pm

Brain Changes – 8 As of Dementia

Explains common cognitive changes people with dementia experience. We will describe these changes as a shift in perception - a shift in the way many people with dementia see and navigate the world.

Register here for Thursday, February 3: 1:30 pm 

Register here for Thursday, February 3: 7:00 pm

Communication Tips 

Looks at how communication changes due to dementia can affect day-to-day experiences – and offers some starting points to improve connections.

Register here for Thursday, February 10: 1:30 pm 

Register here for Thursday, February 10:  7:00 pm