Alzheimer’s Australia WA is pleased to host a visit by Dr Power and offer the opportunity to hear his latest considerations on living well with dementia, how services need to be responsive to the lived experience of dementia and how we need to re-consider the communication of behaviour.
- Date: Monday 7 November 2016
- Time: 6:30-8:00pm
- Venue: UWA Club, 2 Hackett Drive, Crawley, 6009
- Cost: $10 per person (inc light supper)
- Parking: There is ample parking around the side of the building
Dr Allen Power is a physician, associate professor of medicine, Eden Alternative mentor, author and advocate for seniors and an accomplished and enthusiastic culture change leader. In his books “Dementia Beyond Drugs” and “Dementia Beyond Disease” Dr Power introduced us to new paradigms of considering the journey of dementia.
Join us for what is sure to be a thought provoking and entertaining lecture from one of the world’s dementia thought leaders.
*Please note: this public lecture was orginally advertised as being on 8 November but has now been re-scheduled for 7 November 2016.
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Alzheimers Australia WA
Alzheimer’s Australia WA are the peak dementia organisation providing leadership in care, advocacy and education to both people living with dementia and the health and aged care industry. We offer a holistic approach to our care that respects the individuality of people living with dementia.
In Western Australia, there are 32,000 people living with dementia. The majority of those with dementia live at home and are supported.