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Activities for People with DD and Dementia

  • Network 180 3310 Eagle Park Drive Northeast Grand Rapids, MI, 49525 United States (map)

Course Description:

This session will show why engaging people with I/DD and Dementia in activities is important and teach participants how to interact and plan activities during each stage of dementia. Involvement in structured and routine activities can decrease agitation and increase mood, and provide meaningful opportunities for engagement in life.  Specific program design and implementation of activities for people with dementia and I/DD will be explored.


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CE Value (credits): 2
CE Type: Standard

Sponsor Name:
Alzheimer's Association

Contact Information:
Marcy Rosen

Earlier Event: February 20
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Later Event: February 20
Countertransference and Self-Care