Bridges by EPOCH at Trumbull, 2415 Reservoir Ave., will host the following presentations. Family members and loved ones are welcome to attend but space is limited. Call 203-397-6800 to RSVP or for more information.
Dementia with Lewy Bodies and Parkinson’s Disease — Thursday, May 12 at 2:30 and 5:30 p.m. Join us for this presentation as we discuss dementia with Lewy Bodies and Parkinson’s disease with dementia, two forms of Lewy Body dementia that are the second most frequent cause of dementia in elderly adults. Learn more about their symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.
Sundowning and other challenging symptoms of memory loss — Thursday, May 26 at 2:30 and 5:30 p.m. Sundowning is a dementia-related symptom that refers to increased agitation, confusion and hyperactivity that begins in the late afternoon and builds throughout the evening. This presentation will provide helpful tips on reducing the incidence of sundowning and how to best cope with it when it does occur.