Wednesday, July 29 & August 5, 1 pm—Positive Approach® to Care (PAC) Workshop: Normal Aging vs. Not Normal Aging. This interactive workshop will be facilitated by Christie Norrick, a PAC Certified MSW at CJE SeniorLife's Leonard Schanfield Research Institute. The workshop will build dementia awareness, knowledge, and skills of participants. The course is designed for community members including older adults, care partners, as well as professionals in the field of aging.
Participants will learn:
Differences between normal aging-related brain changes and changes caused by disease or injury (first session)
How to identify and use a person’s strengths and abilities as their brain changes (first and second sessions)
How to use new skills to support a person with brain changes (second session)
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