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Society's Assets Hosts Family and Caregiver Education Program about Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease

Learning more about dementia and Alzheimer's disease can help.

Do you know someone with dementia or Alzheimer's disease? If you would like to know more about the disease and what to expect, attend the presentation by Vikki Mertins, RN at Society's Assets on Tuesday, September 19th from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.Vikki has been working in the nursing field for 39 years. She will cover these topics.

  • Types of dementia, symptoms and risk
  • Behaviors associated with dementia
  • Communication tips and de-escalation techniques
  • Physical and emotional safety techniques
  • Caregiver burnout

There will also be time for questions and answers. Cost to attend is $25 and registration is required. To register, go to eventbrite.com and click on browse events or contact Pam Petersen at Society's Assets (262) 637-9128 or ppetersen@societysassets.org

VIKKI MERTINS, RN

Vikki Mertins helps caregivers learn about dementia.