For Professionals

Game-Changing Approaches to Dementia Care for Helping Professionals

Deborah Bier, PhD will present this informative workshop designed specifically for health care professionals working with individuals who have dementia.

The workshop will cover:

  • Preventing Difficult Dementia Behavior
  • Different Types of Dementia and Their Care Needs
  • Surprising Sensory Changes in Dementia
  • How Dementia Complicates Pain Management
  • Delirium and Dementia: Hidden Epidemic
  • Drugs that Can Make Dementia Worse
  • Working with Challenging Dementia Families

Dr. Deborah Bier

Deborah Bier, PhD
Director of Special Populations for ComForcare Home Care

Deborah Bier, PhD has a masters in counseling psychology and a doctorate in therapeutic counseling. In addition, the instructor is certified by the Alzheimer’s Association and Commonwealth of Massachusetts to train and coach professional and family caregivers in dementia care best practices.

For Family Caregivers

Game-Changing Approaches to Dementia Care for Family Caregivers

Deborah Bier, PhD will present this informative workshop designed specifically for family caregivers caring for a loved one who have dementia.

The workshop will help you:

  • Learn That Dementia is Not Just About Memory Loss
  • Differentiate the Differences Between Dementia and Normal Aging
  • Realize How Senses are Impacted with Dementia
  • Understand How to Prevent Difficult Dementia Behavior Before it Begins
  • Utilize Three Go-To Methods You Must Know for Dementia Caregiving
  • Value the importance of Getting a Dementia Diagnosis
  • Identify Risks Family Caregivers May Experience and Ways to Reduce Them

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