Alzheimer's and other dementias cause memory, thinking, and behavior changes that interfere with daily living. Learn about 10 common warning signs and what to watch for in yourself and others. The one-hour program will cover:
- typical age-related changes
- common warning signs of Alzheimer's
- how to approach someone about memory concerns
- early detection
- the benefits of a diagnoses and the diagnostic process
- Alzheimer's Association Resources
Mayra Ligeza is the Manager of Outreach and Education at the Alzheimer's Association Chicago Office. She holds an M.A. in Human Services Administration and a B.A. in Social Work.
Registration with email address is required. The webinar link and password, along with any handouts, will be emailed to participants the day before the program. If you do not receive it by 5:00 p.m. the previous day, please contact the library.
Virtual programs adhere to the Library's Video and Photography Policy. Participants should be aware of their privacy settings before logging into the program.
This program will be presented through a live Zoom webinar.
DGPL staff will be monitoring email before the program to assist with logon issues.