FAIRFIELD — Paradise Valley Estates will on Aug. 27 host a dementia workshop Aug. 27 by the Prevention and Early Access Program for Seniors, a program of the Area Agency on Aging of Napa and Solano counties.
“Understanding Dementia” will touch on a variety of topics, including the forms of dementia, differentiating between delirium and dementia, how the forms interfere with functioning and understanding the helpfulness of behavioral interventions. It is geared for licensed and nonlicensed professionals.
The speaker will be Dr. Kim Gauntlett, a health psychologist and consultant.
Registration begins at 8:15 a.m. The program runs from 8:45 a.m. to noon. A continental breakfast is included.
The workshop will take place in the main building, arts and crafts room, 2600 Estates Drive in Fairfield.
For more information and to register, call 644-6612. Registration is possible online at www.solanoseniorspei.org/education.
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