Events

Dementia: What One Needs to Know to Care for the One They Love

Thursday, February 28, 2019
1pm - 3pm

3215 Eaglecrest Dr. NE Grand Rapids, MI 49525

Caring for a person with dementia is not easy and the demands of the job are constantly changing. Dementia experits will help us understnad the reasons for some difficult dementia behaviors and teach us communication techniques to hlep address them. Participants will also be given ideas on how to create meaningul experiences with a person who has dementia and how to enrich the lives of everyone involved throughout each stage of the disease. 

Therapeutic Services for Older Adults

Thursday, March 7, 2019
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

3215 Eaglecrest Dr. NE Grand Rapids, MI 49525

You might have heard of psychotherapy, but have you heard of music, occupational and recreational therapy? What are these types of therapy and how can they help an older adult? Learn from local experts about the benefits of and making alternative therapies a part of your loved one's treatment plan. 

The Physical & Emotional Changes We Experience As We Age

Thursday, April 25, 2019
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

3215 Eaglecrest Dr. NE Grand Rapids, MI 49525

As we age, we change- emotionally and physically. Come learn from local experts about some of those changes, and how we can work to age through those changes with grace and dignity.

To Register:

Call: (616) 222-7032

Email: registration@aaawm.org