Aegis Living is offering a dementia communication and stress management training, presented by Dementia Whisperer” Laura Wayman from 5:30 to 7 p.m. March 19 at Aegis of Queen Anne on Galer, 223 W. Galer St., Seattle.

The free seminar will offer tools to caregivers of people suffering from dementia. By the end of the presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Have the tools necessary to apply communication techniques for people living with dementia;
  • Assist in solving behavioral challenges;
  • Have an understanding of how stress effects their ability to provide care and supervision to those suffering with dementia;
  • Utilize a person-centric approach to activities
  • Understand how eating and socializing are intermixed when dining.

The event is free to participants, but space is limited. People should RSVP to (206) 673-5986. Appetizers will be provided, and parking is free. Nurses, social workers and aging-life professionals can receive 2.0 continued education units.