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Telephone/Webinar: Effective Communication Strategies

August 16 @ 6:00 am - 7:00 pm

Tuesday, August 16, 2022

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM EDT

24/7 Helpline: (800) 272-3900

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. The Effective Communication Strategies program of the Alzheimer’s Association was designed to provide practical information and resources to help dementia caregivers learn to decode verbal and behavioral messages from people with dementia.

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If you are having trouble registering for this education program online, please call 800.272.3900 to register. For additional information on education programs and resources near you, please contact us at 800.272.3900. A confirmation email with instructions on how to join the program using computer or telephone will be sent once registered.

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