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Sat, April 04

Effective Communication Techniques for People Who Have a Dementia

This program will explore how communication takes place when someone has Alzheimer’s, show how to decode verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at each stage.

  • When: Saturday, April 25, 5:30 p.m. to 6:45 p.m.
  • Where: Prescott Valley Public Library (7401 East Skoog Blvd. third-floor Crystal Room
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: Visit
  • Age limit: 18+
  • Categories: Community

Communication is more than just talking and listening – it is also about sending and receiving messages through attitude, tone of voice, facial expressions and body language. As people with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias progress in their journey and the ability to use words is lost, families need new ways to connect. This program will explore how communication takes place when someone has Alzheimer’s, show how to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at each stage of the disease.
No registration for this program.

For more information, 928-759-3040

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