16th Annual September Series on Dementia

Registration Number: For more information, call 608-392-9505 or 1-800-362-5454, extension 29505
Schedule Info:

Wednesday, September 7, 2016
Healthy Living for your Brain & Body
Learn about the latest research in areas of physical health and exercise, diet and nutrition, cognitive activity and social engagement to help keep your brain and body healthy and to reduce the risk of cognitive decline. Participants will create a healthy brain and body action plan.
Sharlene Bellefeuille, Community Outreach Specialist, Alzheimer’s Association

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 
Dementia Types and Symptoms
Learn about a number of different diseases that have dementia symptoms. This presentation will not only be educational, but will also feature some brain-healthy fun. Christine Brown, CSW, Medical Social Services, Mayo Clinic Health System - Franciscan Healthcare

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 
Challenging Behaviors and Dementia Care
Understand why challenging behaviors happen in dementia caregiving and how to manage difficult situations.
Anne Shandera-Ochsner, PhD, Neuropsychologist, Mayo Clinic Health System – Franciscan Healthcare 

Time 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. 
Refreshments will be served

Brought to you by the Department of Dementia Care Program and Mayo Clinic Foundation, Mayo Clinic Health System - Franciscan Healthcare. 

Cost: No cost

The Dementia Care Program at Mayo Clinic Health System – Franciscan Healthcare in La Crosse will offer the 16th annual September Series on Dementia September 7, 14 and 21. This year’s series focuses on how together, families can fight dementia. 

Location: Mayo Clinic Health System – 700 West Ave. South – La Crosse, WI 
Marycrest Auditorium – Franciscan Building – Second Floor
Speaker / Facilitator:   

Anne Shandera-Ochsner, Ph.D.

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Elder Services