The Words We Use
May 11, 2021 | 5:30 p.m.
Presented by Susan I. Wranik, MS, MA, CCC-SLP; Susan is a national speaker, author, linguist and medical professional who is passionate about communication, quality of life and giving a voice to others.
How we talk about things can change the way we act and react to the world around us. This can also have a profound effect on our health. Words count—and if we’re going to change the way we cope and carry on, we must start with the words we use.
Learn more about:
- Attitude and how it affects your health
- Positivity as a life force
- Socialization and brain function
- Coping and creating with cognitive shift during confinement
- Reframing thoughts
This interactive program will offer exercises to help you change your words—and your world!
Please Register By Sunday, May 9th
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Caring for the Dementia Caregiver: The Challenging Journey with Hidden Blessings
June 10, 2021 | 1:00 p.m.
2300 Orleans St. W., Stillwater, MN 55082
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
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At Artis, that’s our goal, too: Within the safety of our intimate Memory Care community, we keep them connected to what they love, learning every preference so they live with self-determination and purpose. It’s how we honor them and provide a level of customization you won’t find anywhere else. That’s why we call it The Artis Way.
We invite you to experience our elegant surroundings and exceptionally attentive, respectful, and loving care firsthand.
For a personal tour, or answers to your questions, please feel free to contact us at 651-493-2840.
We look forward to meeting you and discussing how we can provide for your loved one’s specific needs!