Premier: Aging Well Conference

Premier: Aging Well Conference

Saturday, April 27, 2019, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Deschutes, Willamette, Clackamas & Columbia Rooms

Aging Well & Planning for the Future
Saturday, April 27, 9am-1pm
$5 in advance, $6 at the door


Mood Matters: Understanding Depressions and Anxiety,
resented by Wayne Williams, counselor and pastor

Brain Health,
presented by Dr. Lawrence Nelson, D , DACNB, Integrative Health Portland--Dr. Nelson will be talking about brain health, memory care, and will discuss lifestyle choices that influence memory and brain function. He will offer brain exercises, and inform us about the newest technology in testing, diagnosing, and treating memory care and other brain issues.

Matter of Balance: Managing Concerns About Falls 
presented by Scott & Sue Goetchius, instructors at Canby Adult Center--Scott and Sue will emphasize practical strategies to manage falls. If you are concerned about falling, and interested in improving balance, flexibility, and strength, this seminar is for you.

The Joy of Downsizing
presented by Kim Matsler, Sr. Move Manager at Soft Landings, Solutions for Seniors--Kim will talk about overwhelming tasks of downsizing and moving. She will show techniques for sorting, space planning, packing, and setting up a new home. 

Wills & Trusts,
presented by Justin Martin of Myatt & Bell, PC

Understanding Alzheimers & Dementia
presented by Lisa Critchlow, volunteer for Alzheimer’s Association--Lisa will explain the relationship between Alzheimer’s disease and dementia; examine what happens in a brain affected by Alzheimer’s; detail the risk factors for and three general stages of the disease; and identify FDA-approved treatments available to treat symptoms.

At-Risk Driving
presented by Kristopher Kyes, Medical Programs Coordinator for ODOT--Kristopher will discuss the effect of aging on driving safety; signs that yourself or a loved one may need to consider their ability to drive safely; resources to assess driving ability.

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