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Innovative Practices in Dementia Care Conference


Yee Hong Centre for Geriatric Care - Scarborough-Finch

3550 Pharmacy Ave, Scarborough, M1W 3Z3

Cost: $200
$150 before Feb 4 or if you are a student or in groups (5+ people)

Registration: Required

KEYNOTE Why Innovation Matters Lisa Levin AdvantAge Ontario CEO MORNING CONFERENCE SESSIONS Developing & Evaluating Interventions to Support Individuals Living with KEYNOTE
Why Innovation Matters
Lisa Levin
AdvantAge Ontario CEO

MORNING CONFERENCE SESSIONS
Developing & Evaluating Interventions to Support Individuals Living with Dementia

Dr. Arlene Astell
Ontario Shores Research Chair in Community Management of Dementia Butterfly Model of Dementia Care

Mary Connell
Project Manager of the Butterfly Model of Dementia Care at the Region of Peel

BREAKOUT WORKSHOPS
A range of workshops in the afternoon relevant to innovative practices in dementia care will include mindfulness, managing sexuality and intimacy needs, Play Intervention for Dementia, use of virtual reality, a Behavioural Supports Ontario approach to improving quality of life, online counselling with dementia caregivers, and much more! Delegates will also have the opportunity to experience virtual reality.

Contact: Yee Hong Centre for Geriatric Care
Phone:
Email: caregiver.edu@yeehong.com