Workshop Planned On Communicating With Alzheimer’s Patients

SOMERSET – The Martin and Edith Stein Assisted Living Residence will be hosting an Alzheimer’s Association educational workshop on Wednesday, Aug. 14, from noon-1:30 p.m. The workshop will be on “Communication: The Key to Understanding Behaviors”

Caring for a person with Alzheimer’s disease may present challenges. The ability to make sense of difficult behaviors can make your job as a caregiver easier and may improve quality of life—for everyone involved. Learn how to avoid unnecessary arguments and recognize the triggers which may result in aggressive or risky behaviors. In addition, learn communication techniques to effectively respond to repetitive actions, recognition difficulties, and anxious or agitated feelings.

There is no fee for the program however if you are interested in attending, RSVP to 732-568-1155 or Space is limited and lunch will be served at the event.

For more information or for directions please contact The Martin and Edith Stein Assisted Living Residence at 732-568-1155 or visit The Stein Residence, which also includes the Jaffa Gate Memory Care Neighborhood, is located at 350 Demott Lane, Somerset.

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