Addressing Behavior Through Compassionate Communication Class

Wednesday, Aug. 13

Learn effective skills to improve communication and address behavior with memory-impaired adults.

When
Date:
Wednesday, Aug. 13
Time:
1:30 to 2:30 pm
Where
Peninsula Family YMCA
4390 Valeta St.
San Diego, CA 92107
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This is a free event
  • Registration closes Aug. 12

Presented by Sharp Memorial Hospital

Learn how to address behavior through compassionate communication. During this class you will gain tips to improve communication skills with memory-impaired adults. You will also identify techniques to cope with challenging behaviors.

Upon completion of this program, attendees will be able to articulate tips to improve their overall communication skills with memory-impaired individuals. They will also be able to identify communication techniques that can play a key role in coping with specific challenging behaviors such as wandering, shadowing and agitation.

Cancellation Policy

If you need to cancel your registration for this event, please call 1-800-82-SHARP (1-800-827-4277) Monday through Friday, 8 am to 6 pm, or login to your account to cancel online.

Presenter Information

Holly Pobst is a gerontologist with more than 20 years of experience in the field of aging. As the Director of Community Education for the Alzheimer’s Association, Pobst delivers dynamic education to those interested in and affected by Alzheimer’s and related dementias.