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Sam Bauman: ‘Compassionate communication’ to dementia sufferers

Every so often the Retired Senior Volunteer Program joins with others to present lectures on dealing with respite and driver workers for problems of dementia and other aspects of volunteer work. The most recent took place late this month at Western Nevada Collage Tech Center with some 40 RSVP volunteers on hand.The subject was “Compassionate Communication and Challenging Behaviors,” largely presented by co-sponsor Alzheimer’s Association of Northern Nevada, with Dori Ward of the association the main speaker. This was a four-and-a-half hour meeting.Ward, a forceful, witty speaker, outlined the objectives: a better understanding of Alzheimer’s Disease, other dementia and their …

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