This session will be led by Lissy Edwards
An opportunity to focus specifically on the visual changes that can occur for a person with dementia and the support strategies which can really impact on the well-being of the person and your ability to cope. By understanding the challenges for the person with dementia, this session will provide you with the knowledge that you have the ability and skills to support some of these challenges.
This session is for you if:
- you would like to learn about how changes in the brain can effect how and what the person can see and how they may interpret things in the environment
- you want to spend time with experienced healthcare professionals who will answer your questions in a safe, supportive environment
- you would like to meet other people who are taking care of a friend or family member with dementia in a similar situation