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Dealing With Dementia – Effective Communication Strategies at the Somers Library

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Somers Library, Rte 139 & Reis Park, Somers, NY
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Dealing With Dementia – Effective Communication Strategies at the Somers Library
Thursday, October 3, 1:30 – 3:00 pm

Individuals living with dementia often experience changes in behavior that can be confusing to friends and family. For caregivers, learning to decode messages through attitude, tone of voice, facial expressions and body language can help both parties to connect and communicate in meaningful ways. This program will help explain the communication changes that take place in a person with dementia and identify strategies to connect and communicate at each stage of the disease. Presented by the Alzheimer’s Association Hudson Valley Chapter. Registration is required; please register on our online events calendar at www.somerslibrary.org or call the library at 232-5717.

Our programs are funded by The Friends of the Library – thanks for your support!
The Somers Library ~ 914-232-5717 ~ www.somerslibrary.org

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