Based ?on ?the ?award-winning ?book ?by ?G. ?Allen ?Power, ?M.D., ?this ?in-depth ?2-day ?learning ?experience ?from ?The ?Eden ?Alternative® ?uses ?the ?framework ?of ?culture ?change ?to ?create ?a ?new ?approach ?to ?caring ?for ?people ?who ?live ?with ?dementia. ?Learn ?why ?the ?current ?paradigm ?for ?dementia ?care ?can ?never ?produce ?satisfactory ?results ?and ?explore ?an ?experiential ?model ?that ?facilitates ?growth, ?meaningful ?engagement, ?and ?improved ?well-being ?via ?the ?application ?of ?person-directed ?practices.
Participants will learn how to...
- Identify the limitations of our current approach to care for those living with dementia;
Envision an "Experiential Model" for viewing dementia and recognize the importance of enhancing well-being for all; and
Apply the model to everyday situations of need by using creative solutions to empower individuals to live full and positive lives.
Who should attend?
All organizations and individuals who...
- Provide care and support for people who live with dementia;
Wish to deepen awareness of and responsiveness to the needs of individuals living with dementia through person-directed practices; and
Want to implement practice-based solutions that create individualized approaches that improve well-being for people living with dementia and their care partners.
Culture Change Network of Georgia
LeadingAge Georgia/Georgia Institute on Aging
Center for Positive Aging
NAB/NCERS ?approved ?for ?13.25 ?hours ?
Standard ?Rate: ? ?$495
Early ?Bird ?Rate: ? ? ?$450 ?(register ?at ?least ?10 ?business ?days ?prior ?to ?training)
Group ?Rate: ? ? ?$425 ?(4 ?or ?more ?people ?from ?same ?organization)
Registry ?Member: ? ?$400 ?(must ?be ?on ?Eden ?Registry)
*A ?$25 ?late ?fee ?will ?apply ?to ?all ?registrations ?made ?within ?10 ?business ?days ?of ?training.
Contact the Eden Alternative Education Coordinator, Meredith Martin for more information: email@example.com or 585-461-3951 ext. 3051.