Alzheimer's Information Forum - Rock Hill - 7/25/13

Managing Hope as a Therapeutic Tool

Winthrop University, DiGiorgio Center Ballroom, Oakland Avenue, Rock Hill, SC 

Cost: Free and Open to the Public, Lunch Provided

CEU’s: 4 contact hours 

Join us to hear from a variety of speakers on topics relating to living with Alzheimer’s or a related dementia.  This Information Forum is intended for family caregivers, healthcare professionals, counselors, social workers, faith community members and anyone interested in learning more about dementia care.

Forum at a Glance:

8:30 - 10:00—Registration/Vendor Set-Up

10:00-10:15 — Welcome
Dr. Deana F. Morrow, Professor and Department Chair of Social Work Winthrop University

10:15-11:45—Managing Hope As A Therapeutic Tool
Cynthia Forrest, PhD, MSW, LMSW, Associate Professor Winthrop University

11:45-1:00— Lunch and Vendors

1:00-2:15 — Challenging Behaviors
Jennifer Williams RN-BC, BSN and Care Partner
Ashlynn Peralta, Senior Behavioral Medicine, Carolinas Healthcare Systems 

2:15 —Break and Visit Vendors

2:30-3:15 —Alzheimer’s Advocacy
Beth M. Sulkowski, Alzheimer’s Association SC Chapter

3:15 — Closing
Sam Wiley, Alzheimer’s Association SC Chapter
Sarah Dunning, Alzheimer’s Association NC Chapter

Time: 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM

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