When Words Fail: Practical Ministry to People with Dementia

Westminster Canterbury, Cochrane Commons of the Center for Creative Living
1600 Westbrook Avenue, Richmond, VA 23227

All clergy and lay congregation ministers are invited to attend this seminar and will learn: How to provide pastoral care through the various stages of dementia, practical ways to engage the congregation in supporting those affected by dementia, and effective communication tools. 

 The Rev. Kathy Berry, MRE, MS, Certificate in Aging Studies, WCR chaplain to residents needing memory support and Laura Mohun, BSN, RN, Clinical Educator and A.H.A. BLS Instructor, will be the seminar’s instructors.

 The cost is $50, which covers lunch and copies of the recently published book, When Words Fail: Practical Ministry to People with Dementia and their Caregivers and an instructional DVD with study guide. 

Please contact Vanessa Perry, vperry@wcrichmond.org or 200-1502, by March 23, 2017, for further information and registration. 

For additional information please click here to view the flyer.