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Understanding & Caring for a Person with Dementia

Sunday, May 20, 2018 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Understanding & Caring for a Person with Dementia

Location: Christ Church, 7600 Ox Road, Fairfax Station, VA 22039
Description: This class will discuss the different types of dementia, common behaviors, the reasons for troubling behaviors, communication techniques, and services available for caregivers.

Presenter:
Lindsey Vajpyei, Director of Education and Outreach
With many years of experience in the field of long term care, Lindsey has become increasingly passionate about quality dementia care from professionals, support and education for care partners, and assisting those with dementia to retain a sense of self and purpose throughout every stage of the disease. Prior to joining Insight Memory Care Center, Lindsey served as Programs & Services Manager at the Alzheimer’s Association National Capital Area Chapter, presenting educational programs to the community, visiting support groups, establishing Memory Cafes, and meeting with community partners to provide support, resources, and education to those in need. She currently holds an Activity Director Certification, EssentiALZ Dementia Advanced Care certification, and a Master Trainer certification with the Best Friends Approach to Dementia Care.
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Contact Information:
Lindsey Vajpeyi
703-204-4664

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