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Dementia Basics & the Ethics of Communication with Dementia Patients

Thursday 10/24/2019 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Maple Glen Memory Care Community
750 S. Park Boulevard, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

By attending this workshop, you will learn about the various types and causes of dementia, the areas of cognitive functioning and how one is evaluated neuropsychologically, and the effective ways of communicating with those suffering from dementia.

Presented by Dr. Jennifer Wilson-Binotti
Dr. Jennifer Wilson-Binotti is a licensed clinical psychologist in the state of Illinois and a clinical neuropsychologist. She is the owner and sole practitioner of Compassionate Neuropsychology, LLC, performing neuropsychological, psychological and competency evaluations with older adults in their homes and at facilities. She has experience working with those age 50-plus who have increased anxiety or depression, or a decline in functional or cognitive abilities, and sees patients at nursing facilities and in private residences when seniors are no longer able to physically leave their homes.

5:00pm – 5:30pm Registration Sign-in and Dinner
5:30pm – 7:00pm Presentation

A $10.00 fee is requested from all professionals in the field of aging prior to the date of this event. An invoice will be emailed after registration. Please make checks payable to Elderwerks Educational Services, a 501C3 not-for-profit corporation, and mail to PO Box 92, Cary, IL 60013. To pay by credit card, please follow the link included in the invoice to pay online.

To Register, please email Events@Elderwerks.org or call 847-462-0885

This program awards 1.5 ETHICS CE credits to Illinois nurses, professional counselors, social workers and nursing home administrators. License number required.

Sponsors:
Elderwerks Educational Services
Maple Glen Memory Care Community
Compassionate Neuropsychology, LLC
Koelsch Communities


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