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Are They Doing that on Purpose?

Thursday, May 16, 2019 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Are They Doing that on Purpose?

Location: Lee Senior Center, 5722 Lee Highway, Arlington, VA 22207
Description: For those with memory impairments, sometimes the only form of communication provided is through behavior, both positive and negative. Come and learn strategies for communication and dealing with difficult behaviors.

Lindsey Vajpeyi, Director of Education and Outreach at Insight, will be presenting this program at Lee Senior Center.

Presenter:
Lindsey Vajpyei, Director of Education and Outreach
Lindsey has dedicated her career to working with older adults who live with dementia and their caregivers. She enjoyed her time as an activity director in long-term care for nearly a decade, and she also served as Programs & Services Manager for the Alzheimer’s Association. She currently holds an Activity Director Certification with specialization in Memory Care, essentiALZ Dementia Advanced Care certification, and a Master Trainer certification with the Best Friends Approach to Dementia Care. Lindsey is passionate about quality dementia care from professionals, support and education for care partners, and assisting those with dementia to retain a sense of self and purpose throughout every stage of the disease.
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Contact Information:
Lindsey Vajpeyi
703-204-4664

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