Classes for Caregivers Series
The Art of Friendship in Caregiving for a Loved One with Dementia
December 16, 2020
Learn how to use elements of friendship - knowing the person well, enjoying activities together, communication, building self-esteem, and laughter - to make you a better caregiver!
Lindsey Vajpeyi, ADC/MC, BF-CMT, CDP, CADDCT
Lindsey Vajpeyi is the Director of Education and Outreach at Insight Memory Care Center in Fairfax, VA. Lindsey has dedicated her career to working with older adults who live with dementia and their caregivers. Her certifications include Certified Dementia Practitioner®, Certified Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care Trainer®, Activity Director Certification with specialization in Memory Care, Master Trainer with the Best Friends™ Approach to Dementia Care, and she is a registered Dementia Friends Champion. 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.