Frontotemporal Degeneration: The Importance of Knowledge, Advocacy and Support to Advance Quality Care | American Society on Aging

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

2-3pm EST

Part of the National Alzheimer’s and Dementia Resource Center webinar series sponsored by the Administration for Community Living.

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Includes complimentary CEUs

This web seminar provides an overview of frontotemporal degeneration (FTD) disorders and how they differ from Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Attendees will learn the symptoms, approaches to care and importance of support for the family system. An individual living with FTD and his wife will share their experiences and strategies for maintaining quality of life.

Participants in this web seminar will be able to:

  • Identify three ways FTD differs from Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias;
  • Identify the three main clinical presentations of FTD and their symptoms; and,
  • Describe two positive approaches to care in FTD

Source: Frontotemporal Degeneration: The Importance of Knowledge, Advocacy and Support to Advance Quality Care | American Society on Aging