Dementia Care During COVID-19: Lessons from Patients and Recommendations for Providers

Carolyn Parsey, PhD, ABPP-CN

Neuropsychologist, UW Memory and Brain Wellness Center
Assistant Professor, Neurology – UW School of Medicine

 Learning Objectives

 

By the end of this lecture, you should be able to:

  • Recognize successes and pitfalls in caring for people with dementia during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Implement strategies to support people with dementia and their care partners and families
  • Apply recommendations for encouraging health safety practices for people with dementia

[From the Winter 2021 Geriatric Healthcare Lecture Series (Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias)]