ADRC, Inc. To Host “Working Together — Partnering With the Person with
Melanie Bunn, RN, Alzheimer’s Training Consultant, Alzheimer’s North Carolina, Inc.
Local caregivers and supporters
What: Melanie Bunn, RN will speak on the topic “Working Together—Partnering With the Person with Dementia” as part of Alzheimer’s Disease Resource Center’s (ADRC) speaker series. This session will focus on obstacles many people face while interacting with an individual who battles dementia.
Ms. Bunn will describe interaction patterns that interfere with developing a working relationship together, introduce communication and other approaches to help you connect with the individual who is struggling with the disease, and identify strategies to help you develop a partnership with the person throughout the progression of the disease.
When: Monday, April 28
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Where: Winthrop University Hospital’s Dr. Martin Spatz Conference Center
259 First Street
Directions: LIE to Exit 37 South (Willis Avenue). Take Willis Avenue South, then turn right onto Second Street. Proceed to hospital. Visitor parking is on Third Avenue. Main entrance is on First Street.
Photo Ops: Ms. Malack-Ragona speaking about the importance of more caregiver assistance. Ms. Bunn offering coping strategies to those caring for someone with dementia. Local families and caregivers listening to Ms. Bunn.
Alzheimer’s Disease Resource Center, Inc. (http://www.adrcinc.org/
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