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Elderwerks Northwest Dementia Conference April 16th


Elderwerks Northwest Dementia Conference

April 16, 2024
7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Bridges of Poplar Creek Country Club

1400 Poplar Creek Dr.
Hoffman Estates

CREDIT HOURS awarded to Acupuncturists, Counselors (Clinical/Professional), Dental Hygienists, Dietitians/Nutritionists, Marriage and Family Therapists, Massage Therapists, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses (RNs/LPNs), Nursing Home Administrators, Occupational Therapists, and COTAs, Physical Therapists and PTAs, Psychologists, Respiratory Care Therapists, & Social Workers.

CEU’S AVAILABLE: 6 Dementia, 3 Ethics, or 1 Cultural Considerations. Please note: Social Workers must choose which continuing education credits will go towards either dementia or cultural considerations or ethics not all.

REGISTRATION: Advanced registration required, email with any questions.

8:15 am to 9:45 am 1.5 CEUs Dementia or Bias
PTSD and Intergenerational Transmission of Trauma
Dr. Stephen Trevick, Neurohospitalist and Psychiatrist
Northwest Neurology

10:00 am to 11:00 am 1.0 CEU Dementia
Self Care and Avoiding Burnout While Caring for a Person with Dementia
Cori Moschberger, MSW, LCSW, Therapist and Clinical Coordinator of Senior Services
Barrington Behavioral Health & Wellness

11:15 am to 12:15 pm 1.0 CEU Dementia or Cultural Considerations
Inclusive Dementia Care (Cultural Considerations for Black, Latino, and LBGTQ+ Clients)
Jacqueline Boyd, Founder
The Care Plan

1:15 pm to 2:45 pm 1.5 CEUs Dementia or Ethics
Cannabis for the Treatment of Agitation in Dementia
Rebecca Abraham, RN, BSN, CEO & Founder
Dr. Ryan Buck, Research Director
Acute on Chronic

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm 1.0 CEU Dementia
Normal Aging or Dementia?
Dr. Concetta M. Forchetti, M.D. PhD, Medical Director Center for Cognitive Disorder and Clinical Research
Ascension Illinois Behavioral Health


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