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A PRACTICAL APPROACH TO MEMORY AND BEHAVIOURAL PROBLEMS IN DEMENTIA AND ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE- Seminar

Lundbeck & Trans50 Panorama Palms Retirement Village will host a seminar on Dementia. Date: Friday, 18 May 2012 Time: 10h00 – 12h00 (Snacks & Tea will be served after the lecture) Place: Trans50 Panorama Palms Retirement Village, H. F. Verwoerd Drive, Panorama No cost Guest Speaker: Anton Bohmer – Clinical Psychologist with expert advice on Psycotherapy, Neuropsychological and Dementia assesments, Support for the caregivers and family of people with Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease, Anxiety, Depression and Adjustment problems, Therapy,Bereavement and Trauma Counselling Topic: Brain Health, Brain Disease • Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia will affect a significant proportion of the elderly • Despite effective treatment being available, this condition is still underdiagnosed – probably because of stigma, fear, denial and misperception • In this lecture, Anton Bohmer, will discuss the different forms of dementia and the symptoms with regard to memory, behavioural problems and functionality of patients • Memories matter – do not miss this very important opportunity (AT NO COST) to enlighten yourself – the memories you rescue might be your own! • Anyone (family, friends, caregivers, staff and residents) with an interest in this topic are all welcome! • Seats are limited! Please RSVP before Monday 14 May 2012 with Christelle van Noordwyk at (021) 930 6035/53