Alzheimer's Foundation of America

Foundation of America

Care Connection Series: Webinars for dementia caregivers and professionals

AFA’s Care Connection series provides webinars for dementia caregivers, dementia care professionals, or anyone who is interested in learning about unique trends and topics in dementia care.

Care Connection webinars are free and open to everyone.

Here’s what participants are saying about our webinars for dementia caregivers and professionals:

“This was just what I needed.”

“The speaker was excellent and knowledgeable.”

“That was fantastic!”

“Thank you for hosting the best webinar that I have been on in a very long time.”

“Very helpful webinar.”

“Wonderful presentation.”

Upcoming Events:

Improving Quality of Life with Music-Based Interventions

Thursday, April 13th, 2023
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM E

Music is not just entertainment.  Dr. Tomaino will speak about the profound effect of personalized music in recalling and re-experiencing memories. Learn how applying musical interventions can support people with Alzheimer’s, and their caregivers, by decreasing difficult behaviors.

Guest Speaker

Dr. Concetta Tomaino

Executive Director and co-founder, with renowned author and neurologist Oliver Sacks, of the Institute for Music and Neurologic Function

Dr. Tomaino is internationally known for her 40-plus years of research in the clinical applications of music and neurologic rehabilitation. She lectures on music therapy throughout the world.

Her work has been featured in national programs, documentaries; in international programs including the BBC; and in books on health and healing. Dr. Sacks’ book Musicophilia is dedicated to her. 

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Your support makes all this possible

Care Connection webinars are free to participants, and the only way we are able to do that is thanks to donor support. Every gift helps people by putting resources like these in the hands of people who need them. Will you help someone today?