Monday, November 2, 2015

Aegis at Marymoor presents events on Dementia

Aegis at Marymoor proudly presents three upcoming events in November.  All events are free.  Refreshments will be served.  RSVP’s are greatly appreciated.  Please call 425-497-0900  All events are located at Aegis at Marymoor:  4585 W Lake Sammamish Parkway NE Redmond, WA  98052.

How to Speak Alzheimer’s
Wednesday, November 4th  6 pm
Learn how to effectively communicate and relate to your loved one with memory loss.  Communications coach, Judy Wadsworth, will teach us techniques through stories of real life experiences of working with older adults with mild to severe memory impairment.

Mixing Dementia with the Holidays
Saturday, November 7th at 10 am
When a family member has dementia, it is important for a little extra planning in order for each person to experience the holidays in a positive light.  Kathy Stewart, RN, will share practical tips regarding how to spend meaningful time together, traveling ,communication, and more.

Dementia Prevention & Treatment – The Role of Nutrition & Exercise
Tuesday November 17th at 6 pm

Dr. Angela Hanson, MD, of the UW Medicine Memory & Brain Wellness Center at Harborview Medical Center will discuss the latest research on healthy eating and physical activity as it relates to dementia prevention and treatment.

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