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Lunch and Learn: Understanding Frontotemporal Dementia

February 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

What is the difference between Alzheimer’s dementia and frontotemporal dementia (FTD)? How can healthcare professionals help individuals and their family members who are coping with a diagnosis of FTD? This presentation is designed to introduce you to the different types of FTD, including primary progressive aphasia (PPA) and the behavioral variant of frontotemporal dementia (bvFTD), and will provide you with a practical roadmap for developing a person-centered, functional plan of care to increase meaningful life participation. Attendees will learn about practical strategies to manage symptoms of FTD, including communication difficulties and behavioral challenges.

1.0 CE for Nurses and Social Workers

The date is February 18th, 2020 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM, location at Terra Vista, lunch will be served.

RSVP to Mary Anne Ojeda, 773-241-9350, or mojeda@terravista.org
Presented by Becky Khayum, M.S., CCC-SLP, President and Speech Pathologist at MemoryCare Corporation

Details

Date:
February 18
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Venue

Terra Vista of Oakbrook Terrace
Terra Vista of Oakbrook Terrace 1635 S. Ardmore
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181 United States
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Phone:
630-534-0886
Website:
www.terravista.org