Event Date: May 24, 2011



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Presenters: 
Chris Nelson –
Person with Early Onset Frontal Temporal Dementia
Wayne Eaker – Person with Early Onset Alzheimer’s Disease
Bill & Sue Hobbins – Sue was diagnosed with Early Onset Alzheimer’s disease when she was 40 years old.  She has familial dementia.  Bill will talk about his journey as a care partner with his wife.
Arlene Huhn – Manager, Education and Support Services, Alzheimer Society of Alberta and NWT

Presentation Summary:  Chris Nelson, Wayne Eaker and Sue Hobbins will share their journey’s with early onset Dementia.  They will share their losses and their strengths and what keeps them going.  Bill Hobbins will share his journey as a care partner.  Arlene Huhn will share information about both the early onset and early stage support groups that the Alzheimer Society of Alberta and Northwest Territories offer to people with the disease. She will share information on how we discuss losses and focus on strengths.   

 


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