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Presentation Recap

Town Hall Forum With more than 20 years of experience helping families, Dr. Chang shared his unique perspective and provided some insightful information. He provided an overview of the stages of dementia as well as treatment options. The Doctor’s Perspective – Alvin Chang, MD Our second speaker Patty Barnett Mouton, from Alzheimer’s Orange County, emphasized the […]

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Alzheimer’s Town Hall Forum Recap

The most recent Town Hall Forum, “Dementia Dialogues: A Panel Discussion with Specialized Geriatric Physicians,” provided useful information and resources for family caregivers. Our panelists and moderator covered a multitude of topics. Here are a few resources that were discussed. Dr. Teja Singh, Board-Certified Geriatrician, referenced the Beers Criteria List; a list of medications that […]

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Alzheimer’s Town Hall Forum – March 21

Dementia Dialogues: A Panel Discussion with Specialized Geriatric Physicians This free seminar for family caregivers will provide a practical and honest discussion on the dementia diagnosis, understanding behaviors, disease progression, caregiving and treatment. Experts in the field of geriatric medicine and dementia care will discuss many topics on the minds of those caring for loved […]

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Town Hall Forum – February 13

Practical Advice to Address Behaviors Related to Alzheimer’s and Dementia  At this free seminar, family caregivers will learn practical advice. Prepare for the progressive nature of Alzheimer’s disease. Garner tips about how to address behaviors. Learn how to assemble a team to support and guide your caregiving journey. Understand when to seek more help. […]

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Town Hall Forum – September 20

Living with Alzheimer’s and Dementia and Making Each Day Count At this free seminar, you will learn practical advice and guidance for your caregiver journey. Garner information about validation therapy and the effectiveness of redirection when caring for someone with dementia. Understand how to cope with guilt. Learn about the warning signs of caregiver burnout and […]

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Town Hall Forum Presentations Now Available

Thank you for attending the July 25 Town Hall Forum entitled, “The Alzheimer’s Caregiving Journey: Practical Advice from Medical Experts.” We hope you found useful information and resources. We wanted to forward the presentations and some other links to you.   Dr. Alvin Chang provided an overview of how to meet the overall health needs […]

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Town Hall Forum – July 25

Town Hall Forum The Alzheimer’s Caregiving Journey: Practical Advice from Medical Experts At this free seminar, you will learn practical advice and guidance for your caregiver journey. Learn how nutrition and exercise can meet the overall health needs of your loved one diagnosed with dementia. In addition, discover the role that a pharmacist plays in […]

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Town Hall Forum Presentations Now Available

The Town Hall Forum on May 17 entitled, “Alzheimer’s Caregiver Journey: Practical Advice for a Progressive Disease,” was a great success. Dr. Sewell provided an overview of the disease and different stages. He discussed how changes in behavior can signal changes in the disease’s progression. Most importantly, he emphasized the importance of caregiver health and […]

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Town Hall Forum Presentations Now Available

The presentations from the recent Town Hall Forum entitled, Setting a Course for Your Alzheimer’s Caregiving Journey, are now available online. Dr. Teja Singh spoke about Dementia Support, which included definitions of terms relating to impairments and what to expect at each stage. You can view his entire presentation by clicking on the the link […]

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Alzheimer’s Facts & Figures Updated

The Alzheimer’s Association has published their latest Facts & Figures report. Did you know… Every 65 seconds, someone in the U.S. develops Alzheimer’s. This is quicker than last year’s stat of every 66 seconds. 1 in 3 seniors dies with the disease. It’s the 6th leading cause of death in the nation. 5.7 Million Americans […]

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