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(CEU) Dine and Dash Event: “Alternatives to Anti-psychotic Medication for Dementia”

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(CEU) Dine and Dash Event: “Alternatives to Anti-psychotic Medication for Dementia”

This event is 1 CEUcredit for nurses, social workers, discharge planners & case managers.

Tammy Pozerycki presents “Alternatives to Anti-psychotic Medication for Dementia” – Treating behavioral symptoms of dementia using anti-psychotic medication is an intervention deserving examination. Their statistics, their unpleasant and dangerous side effects and the term BPSD (Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia) related to those drugs will be explained. Alternative, non-pharmacological strategies and interventions will be presented for consideration. Professionals will leave understanding anti-psychotics should only be a last resort.

 

Program participants will leave with a delicious dinner for two (including a salad, entrée, dessert and wine), to enjoy at home! RSVP to Jodi Tolman 781-784-0111

March 19, 2020 4:30pm - 6:00pm EDT

Whitney Place Sharon
675 South Main St
Sharon, MA 02067
United States