Dementia 101 Class
hosted by the Faith Community Nurses
Thursday June 10th, 2021
7pm | ZOOM
Leslie Jackson RN, Educational Coordinator for Dementia Support Northwest, will join us for a Zoom meeting on Thursday, June 10 at 7pm. Leslie has worked in the field of Gerontology for forty years and most of those years has focused on caring for persons with dementia and supporting their family members. Her experience includes serving as director of a dementia unit. Not only does Leslie have extensive professional experience but she also has personal experience caring for family members. She will discuss signs of dementia, various types of dementia and techniques for communication and coping with behaviors. She will also address the importance of self-care for family caregivers.