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Thursdays

Spousal Support Group
AGI West
Bilingual, meeting bi-weekly on Thursdays
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
No Cost

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Thursday, October 10, 17

Alzheimer 101

Learn how dementia affects the brain and how basic caregiving principles can help with challenging situations.
A two part course.



AGI Montreal
9:30 AM – 1:00 PM
35$
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Tuesday, October 22


Supportive Communication Strategies

Alzheimer disease affects more than memory. Learn how to communicate effectively with a person living with dementia.


AGI West
9:30 AM – 12:30 PM
15$
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Thursday, November 14 & 21

Responding to Unmet Needs in Dementia Care

Learn to recognize expressions of unmet need and develop strategies that reduce distress.

AGI West
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
30$

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Monday, December 9

Building Connections with the Positive Physical Approach
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Mentored by Teepa Snow, certified trainers Karin Derouaux and Meghan Williams will give an overview of the Positive Physical Approachtm. PPA helps care partners learn to recognize and support the changes in ability that accompany dementia.


AGI Montreal
9:30 AM – 1:00 PM
25$

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We have been living with Alzheimer's disease since my mother's diagnosis in 2006. We lived through the stages of denial, fear, ignorance, sadness… we became a family in turmoil. Slowly we found our way, with help from AGI...