Caring for the Dementia Caregiver: The Challenging Journey with Hidden BlessingsJune 10, 2021 | 1:00 p.m.
Presented by Ruth Hjelmgren, MA, MSE, Director of Community Relations at Artis Senior Living of Woodbury
Have you found yourself suddenly cast in the role of caregiver for someone who is experiencing dementia or memory loss? Are you struggling as you navigate this new reality? This compelling presentation is based on current research that translates into positive actions for the individual diagnosed with dementia and for the caregiver. These tips will help you see the blessings even when the going gets tough.
We will discuss:
- Challenges caregivers face in managing the ever-changing needs of their loved one
- How to find ways and the time for self-care
- Effective communication strategies that help ease the burden of caregiving
- Innovative ideas to help you and your loved one from becoming isolated and lonely
This presentation is given in partnership with Artis Senior Living of Woodbury and Community Thread.
Please RSVP By Wednesday, June 9th