These classes cover many aspects of caregiving, such as the impact of caregiving on lifestyle, preparing to be a new caregiver, basics of dementia, stress management, and responding effectively to difficult situations.
Basics of Dementia: Memory, Emotions & Behavior
This class is the introductory class in the Positive Caregiving series and is presented by Dr. Leilani Doty. The other Positive Caregiving classes are read by Polly Anderson, former voice of the Health in a Heartbeat daily radio series.
View part 1: Treatable Memory Disorders
- Basics part 1 transcript updated 3/06
View part 2: Vascular Memory Disorders
- Basics part 2 transcript updated 3/06
View part 3: Progressive Memory Disorders
- Basics part 3 transcript updated 3/06
View class: Relaxation Training
View class: The ABCs of Positive Thinking
View class: Increasing Caregiver Emotional Well-Being
View class: Assertive Responding in Caregiving Situations
View class: Managing Challenging Caregiving Situations
you would like to speak with someone in
person about the classes, please call us
toll-free at 1-866-260-2466.
Florida Elder Helpline: 1-800-963-5337 National Eldercare Locator: 1-800-677-1116