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Alzheimer’s Association hosting ‘Effective Communication Strategies’

The Alzheimer’s Association of Northwest Ohio Chapter will host the educational program “Effective Communication Strategies” from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11, at Senior Citizens Services, 3400 W. Elm St., Lima.

Individuals living with dementia often experience changes in behavior that can be confusing to friends and family. For caregivers, learning to decode messages through attitude, tone of voice, facial expressions and body language can help both parties to connect and communicate in meaningful ways.

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