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Counseling Individuals with Dementia


Friday, May 11, 2012
thPreferred registration deadline: May 4

8:30-11:30 a.m.

3 CEUs

In this interactive session, participants will review a framework for counseling and supporting individuals with dementia using case scenarios and a presentation by an individual coping with early memory loss. Participants will learn strategies for guiding individuals and families through the initial diagnostic process and planning for future needs, and for addressing denial, resistance and other barriers to support and decision making. Class size is limited to 30.

Adjunct Faculty, the Brown School
Family Services Director, Alzheimer’s Association St. Louis Chapter
Cheryl Wingbermuehle, MSW, LCSW

$50 General Admission
$30 Brown School Field Instructor$10 Full-Time Graduate Students