Wednesday, April 23, 2014

ACL Webinar on Elder Abuse and Neglect of Persons with Dementia- What We Know and Where We Are Going

When:  Thursday, May 8, 2014 from 3:00 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. Eastern

This webinar is the next session of the ACL Alzheimer’s Disease Supportive Services Program Technical Assistance Webinar Series.  The purpose of the webinar series is to provide helpful, current, and applicable information for professionals who work with people with dementia and/or their caregivers.

This particular webinar will focus on elder abuse and neglect as it relates to people with dementia.  Participants will learn about: 

  • The incidence and prevalence of elder abuse, especially abuse of those with dementia
  • Tips for screening and assessing for elder abuse in the population of people with dementia
  • Programs that are addressing elder abuse among the population of people with dementia

Registration is required.  After registering, you will receive a confirmation email that includes the link you will need to enter the webinar on May 8th.

For instructions on how to connect to the webinar by telephone, contact Sari Shuman by email at sshuman@alz.org or by telephone at 312-335-5823.

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