Alzheimer's Association of Wisconsin

31st Annual Wisconsin State Conference
May 7-9, 2017 •  Wisconsin Dells, WI
Kalahari Resort & Conference Center

The 2017 Conference will once again be paperless.

Please check back for handouts and presentation information in late April or early May. 

Hand outs will be posted as they become available.

 

2017 Conference Workshops

Coping with Behavior Change in Dementia 

M1 - The Science and the Soul of Dancing with Dementia: An Evidence-Based Approach

M2 - Let the Good Times (Drum) Roll - Rhythm Engagement on a Budget

M3 - Benefits of Using Aromatherapy: Support for Caregivers Every Day and Every Way

101 - Balancing Risk & Autonomy: Ethical Dilemmas for Social Workers

102 - Creativity, Connection and Hope - How To

103 - The Wisconsin Alzheimer's Institute: Future Directions

104 - Caring For Your Soul, Mind, and Body While Caring for Others

105 - Medication Treatment of Cognitive and Behavioral Symptoms of Dementia

107 - Leaving a Living Legacy: At the End of the Day

108 - Supporting Volunteer Opportunities for Those with Dementia

201 - Top Tips for Maximizing Treatment and Quality of Life in Lewy Body Dementia, Frontotemporal Dementia and Vascular Dementia

204 - Behavioral Challenges in Dementia

208 - Legal Decision-Making and Options for Support

301 - Help With the Difficult Conversations

302 - The Helen E.F. Decision and Its Impact on Crisis Response Statewide

304 - Mind & Memory Matters: Early Detection & Diagnosis of Dementia for Persons with Intellectual/Developmenta Disabilties -               Presentation

304a -  Mind & Memory Matters: Early Detection & Diagnosis of Dementia for Persons with Intellectual/Developmenta Disabilties -               NTG EDSD Form

304b -   Mind & Memory Matters: Early Detection & Diagnosis of Dementia for Persons with Intellectual/Developmenta Disabilties -               NTG EDSD Manual

305 - It;s All About Relationships: Real People Connections!

307 - Engaging Behaviors One Moment At a Time

401 - Behavior as Communications of How to Understand, Prevent, and Respond to Behavior Symptoms Associated with Dementia

402 - Present in the Now: An Adapted Mindfulness intervention for People with Dementia

405 - Overwhelmed and Unpaid: Guiding Overwhelmed Families Through Difficult Conversations

406 - Music & Memory Program in the Home: A Unique and Intergenerational Approach

408 - Engaging Behaviors One Moment At a Time

501 - Mediating Family Differences in Elder Care

502 - Understanding and Living with Lewy Body Dementia - Tracy Sherman M.D.

503 - The Importance of Social Connectedness

505 - Inpatient Geriatric Psychiatry and Our Journey to Becoming a Dementia-Friendly Hospital

506 - Life Interrupted: Living with Young-Onset Memory Loss and the Need for Connection

507 - Improving Understanding and Care Through Life Story

508 - Legal Interventions for Persons with Dementia


Chapter Headquarters
Southeastern Wisconsin
620 South 76th Street, Suite 160
Milwaukee, WI 53214
Phone 414.479.8800