Resiliency: A Dementia Perspective
Participants in this virtual forum explored the concept of resilience and dementia on September 12, 2020. The speakers provided an overview of dementia, a discussion of resilience among persons living with dementia and their care partners, as well as a synopsis of the role of the person-centered approach in promoting resilience. This forum is applicable to health care professionals, formal and informal caregivers, and advocates.
Keynote Speaker and UMBC Alumna:
Dr. Crystal Watkins, MD, PhD, ’95, Biological Sciences
The Memory Clinic, Neuropsychiatry Program
Sheppard Pratt Health System