WEBINARS

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

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
  • Parkinson’s Disease Dementia – held April 3, 2014
  • Vascular and Mixed Dementias – held March 17, 2014
  • Overview of Dementia – recorded February 2014
  • Differentiating Depression and Dementia – held June 26, 2012
  • General Dementia Knowledge – held May 9, 2011
  • PROFESSIONALS

    Concrete challenges and solutions for professionals working with individuals with AD

  • ‘Lessons Learned’: How to conduct a workshop that includes persons living with early-stage dementia - held July 25, 2018
  • The Use of Technology to Engage Persons with Dementia - held May 11, 2017
  • Best Practices for Medication Management of Dementia-Related Behaviors - held April 21, 2017
  • Beyond Natural Disasters: Managing Critical Events in Congregate Settings - held March 20, 2017
  • Motivational Interviewing and SBIRT to Address Substance Misuse - held May 26, 2016
  • Advance Care Planning for Dementia and Serious Mental Illness - held April 13, 2016
  • Team Preparation and Team Building for Behavioral Health Professionals Working with Older Adults - held March 16, 2016
  • Assessing Risk and Managing Behaviors in Persons with Dementia - held May 6, 2015
  • Sexuality in Long-Term Care: Ethical and Practical Issues - held April 23, 2015
  • Reducing the Risk of Medication-Alcohol Interactions in Older Adults - held March 19, 2015
  • The Temporary Detention Order (TDO) Process—Part II - held May 20, 2014
  • Medications: Friend or Foe? The Role of Medications in both Causing and Curing Behavior and Cognitive Problems - held May 6, 2014
  • Personality Disorders and Aging - held April 24, 2014
  • The Temporary Detention Order (TDO) Process: What Staff Need to Know – held May 29, 2013
  • Best Practices in Geriatric Psychiatry and Long Term Care - held April 22, 2013
  • Behavioral Disturbances of Dementia: Interventions to Reduce the Use of Psychotropic Medications – held March 28, 2013
  • Pre-admission Screening of Older Adults with Cognitive Impairment: Considerations for Emergency Services Staff – held May 17, 2012
  • Psychiatric Emergencies: A Practical Guide for LTC Facility Staff – held April 18, 2012
  • Community Partnerships: Ethical and Communication Issues for LTC Facility/ Hospital Transitions and Effective Care Coordination – held March 27, 2012
  • Gerontologist, Inc: A Brand Worthy of Remark - held June 15, 2011
  • Geriatric Care Manager held January 29, 2010
  • INDIVIDUAL

    Person-centered principles

  • Person Centered Care and Culture Change in an Adult Day Setting - held October 31, 2012
  • 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
  • HANDS-ON

    Caregiving "Recipes"

  • Oral Health and Dementia - held 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
  • 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
  • LEGAL

    What you always wanted to know but were afraid to ask

  • Compassion Fatigue - held March 27, 2015
  • Elder Abuse and Domestic Violence in Later Life: Innovative New Resources for the Community – held August 27, 2013
  • The Temporary Detention Order (TDO) Process—Part II – held May 29, 2014
  • The Temporary Detention Order (TDO) Process: What Staff Need to Know – held May 29, 2013
  • Best Practices in Geriatric Psychiatry and Long Term Care - held April 22, 2013
  • 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
  • Dementia State Plan: Live Discussion – held December 15, 2011
  • 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