Webinars

AlzPossible's live discussions since 2007. Each of these links include background materials, recordings of the events from the webinar.

Click on any of the categories below to view a list of webinars on more specific subtopics.

BACK TO BASICS

About Alzheimer’s and Related Diseases

THE BASICS: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease – held March 17, 2017

Dementia with Lewy Bodies – held May 29, 2014, 1:30 pm Eastern

Parkinson’s Disease Dementia – held April 3, 2014, 1:30 pm Eastern

Vascular and Mixed Dementias – held March 17, 2014, 1:30 pm Eastern

Overview of Dementia – recorded February 2014, 1:30 pm Eastern

Differentiating Depression and Dementia – held June 26, 2012, 1:30 pm Eastern

General Dementia Knowledge – held May 9, 2011

PROFESSIONALS

Concrete challenges and solutions for professionals working with individuals with AD

The Temporary Detention Order (TDO) Process—Part II – held Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 1:30 pm Eastern 

Medications: Friend or Foe? The Role of Medications in both Causing and Curing Behavior and Cognitive Problems – held Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 1:30-2:30 pm Eastern

Personality Disorders and Aging – held Thursday, April 24, 2014, 1:30 pm Eastern

The Temporary Detention Order (TDO) Process: What Staff Need to Know – held May 29, 2013, 1:30 pm Eastern

Pre-admission Screening of Older Adults with Cognitive Impairment: Considerations for Emergency Services Staff – held May 17, 2012, 1:30 pm Eastern

Best Practices in Geriatric Psychiatry and Long Term Care – held April 22, 2013, 1:30 pm Eastern

Behavioral Disturbances of Dementia: Interventions to Reduce the Use of Psychotropic Medications – held March 28, 2013, 1:30 pm Eastern

Psychiatric Emergencies: A Practical Guide for LTC Facility Staff – held April 18, 2012, 1:30 pm Eastern

Gerontologist, Inc: A Brand Worthy of Remark – held June 15, 2011

Geriatric Care Manager – held January 29, 2010

FAMILY

Role and influence of the family

Compassion Fatigue to be held March 27, 2015, 1pm Eastern

Family Quality of Life in Dementia: Key Concepts in Dementia Care – held July 30, 2012, 12 pm Eastern

Caring for a Spouse with Mild Cognitive Impairment: Daily Challenges, Marital Relations, and Physiological Indicators of Health – held April 2, 2012, 12 pm Eastern

End-of-Life Care Experiences for Individuals with Alzheimer’s Disease and their Family Caregivers – held February 15, 2012, 12 pm Eastern

Telephone Support Program for Caregivers: A Pilot Project – held November 15, 2011, Noon EST

INDIVIDUAL

Person-centered principles

Person Centered Care and Culture Change in an Adult Day Setting – held October 31, 2012, 12 pm Eastern

Cultural Competence in Dementia Care – held June 28, 2011

Aging in Place: A Hallmark of Person-Centered Care – held June 21, 2011

Culture Change – held March 29, 2010

Connections – held March 15, 2010

COMMUNICATION

Communication tools, challenges, opportunities

Strategies for Communication and Sensitivity for Persons Experiencing Dementia in a Workshop Setting – to be held June 21, 2017, Noon EDT

Environment & Communication Assessment Toolkit for Dementia Care – held December 7, 2011, Noon EDT

The Triad in Dementia Care: Methods for Strengthening the Partnership – held December 2, 2011, Noon EDT

Effective Communication with Physicians – held February 29, 2009

Effective Communication with Physicians – held May 31, 2007

HANDS-ON

Caregiving “Recipes”

Oral Health and Dementiaheld August 29, 2014

Respite – held December 2, 2009

Medication-Related Problems – held December 7, 2007

Incontinence – Challenges and Solutions – held November 19, 2007

Skin Care – held September 28, 2007

Falls and the Individual with Alzheimer’s Disease – held July 24, 2007

NUTRITION AND EXERCISE

Heart disease, stroke, nutrition, exercise

Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention:  Nutritional Needs and the ABC’S Approach –  held June 26, 2013, 1:30 pm Eastern

Diet and Exercise – Living Well to Care for and Preserve Cognition – held April 22, 2008

Falls and the Individual with Alzheimer’s Disease – held July 24, 2007

HIGH TECH

LEGAL

What you always wanted to know but were afraid to ask

Compassion Fatigue to be held March 27, 2015, 1pm Eastern

Elder Abuse and Domestic Violence in Later Life: Innovative New Resources for the Community – held August 27, 2013, 1:30 pm Eastern

The Temporary Detention Order (TDO) Process: What Staff Need to Know – held May 29, 2013, 1:30 pm Eastern

Best Practices in Geriatric Psychiatry and Long Term Care – held April 22, 2013, 1:30 pm Eastern

Elder Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation – held May 11, 2011

Guardianships and Conservatorships – held June 3, 2009

Medicare – held April 29, 2009

Advance Medical Directives – held March 18, 2009

Power of Attorney – held February 25, 2009

Medicaid – An Introduction – held January 29, 2009

THE BIG CRYSTAL BALL

Affordable Care Act, Virginia Dementia State Plan, public policy, health disparities

Looking into the Crystal Ball of Reform – held November 5, 2012, 3:30 pm Eastern

Dementia State Plan: Live Discussion – held December 15, 2011, 2 pm EDT

Public Policy and Dementia Care – held June 24, 2011

Health Disparities in Dementia Care – held October 28, 2009

Virginia Easy Access portal – held September 29, 2009


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