Events

Education Programs – Virtual  (updated 4/1/2021)

Also see Support Groups

Due to the COVID-19 Coronavirus epidemic, almost all of the live/in-person programs have been suspended.

See calendars for community organizations, including Alzheimer’s Association, Caregiver Teleconnection, James L. West, and North Central Texas Area Agency on Aging.   Below Events Schedule

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Events Schedule

 


Approaching Memory Loss  Join by phone or online

All sessions start at 11:30 a.m.

  • Mar 31, 2021 Part One: Memory Changes: Should I Be Concerned? This session is hosted in partnership with Texas A&M AgriLife Extension
  • Apr 7, 2021 Part Two: Understanding a Diagnosis
  • Apr 14, 2021 Part Three: Finding Community Support
  • Apr 21, 2021 Planning for the Future

Details


Understanding ALS & MS (Lou Gehrig’s disease) Multiple Sclerosis

Thursday, April 1, 2021

11:00 – 11:30 a.m. 

Details


Dementia Conversations Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial Planning

Thursday, April 1, 2021

1:30 – 3:00 p.m.

Details


Dementia vs Depression

Wednesday, April 7, 2021

11:00 – 11:30 a.m.

Details


Malnourishment & Vitamin Deficiency on Brain Health

Thursday, April 8, 2021

11:00 – 11:30 a.m.

Details


Reducing Care Partner Stress and Resources to Help

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 13

2:00 – 3:30 p.m.

Details


Compassionate Touch for Families

Friday, April 16, 2021

12:30 – 1:30 p.m.

Details 


Stress & Depression on Brain Health

Thursday, April 22, 2021

11:00 – 11:30 a.m.

Details


Compassion Fatigue Virtual Symposium: Intensive Care: Holding Fatigue, Grief, and Joy Through the Arts Recorded session will be available for one year

Friday, April 23, 2021

8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Details

 


Community Organizations Event Schedules


Alzheimer’s Association Calendar  

Caregiver Teleconnection  Calendar

James L West Calendar

North Central Texas Area Agency on Aging  Calendar


Online Caregiver Workshop especially for family and friends who care for people with memory loss and live in a rural area.

Details Zoom and video are not required to participate. Online registration is ongoing.


Organization Ongoing Schedules


North Central Texas Area Agency on Aging

    • Evidence-Based Education Schedule: Chronic Pain, Chronic Disease, Diabetes Self Management programs Details
    • Caregiver Navigation (Returning soon!)
    • A Matter of Balance Volunteer Coach Training Details

Alzheimer’s Association 

Details click on Alzheimer’s Association


Online Learning