Dementia Dialogues is a five-part learning experience designed to educate caregivers of persons who exhibit signs and symptoms associated with Alzheimer's Disease or related dementia. This class is FREE and offered by the Office for the Study of Aging, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina through funding from the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.
The learning/training topics are:
The Basic Facts - An Introduction to Dementia.
Keeping the Dialogue Going - Communication Skills
It's a Different World - Environment, Safety and Helpful Hints
It's Nothing Personal - Addressing Challenging Behaviors
Now What Do I Do? - Creative Problem Solving
We also partner with businesses throughout the Lowcountry to offer these classes FREE to the public or anyone caring for a loved one with dementia. Our list of upcoming classes is below. Please click the green button at the bottom to register for any of our dementia dialogues classes.