For more information, or to take this free online assessment, please visit www.alzcast.org
Improving the lives of older persons through research and education
Education for Professionals
Programs available in-person and online
Save the Date 2015 Great Minds Gala
Monday March 16, 2015 Learn more at www.greatmindsgala.org
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First Wed. of the month, Sept-June Please visit 'Professional Education'
for more information
The Copper Ridge Institute
The Copper Ridge Institute has created a powerful link between research and education, putting the most up-to-date information into the hands of those who work with the memory-impaired – including spouses, adult children, nurses, doctors and assisted living staff. This combined approach ensures that the best methods of care are utilized until a cure is found.
Latest News from CRI
LOCATION CHANGE: Please note that our Spring 2015 Grand Rounds (January-June 2015) will be held at a new location: Integrace (Formerly EMA) Home Office, 576 Johnsville Road, Eldersburg, Maryland 21784. Please call or email us with any questions: 410-795-8808, email@example.com
Brain Disorders, Yoga, and Mindfulness – Maximizing Quality of Life through Non-medication Approaches:May 15-16, 2015. A NEW, two-day, interactive training for healthcare and yoga professionals. Early registration discount available until April 15. For more information, please click here.
Using Technology to Engage Persons with Dementia: June 22, 2015. A full-day interactive training for activity professionals. For more information, please click here.
Institute Director Receives Prestigious Award from the International Neurospychological Society: Institute Director, Dr. Jason Brandt, will be receiving the 2015 Distinguished Career Award from the International Neuropsychological Society (INS) at their annual meeting in February of 2015. The Distinguished Career Award recognizes professionals who have made “major, sustained contributions to the field of neuropsychology as well as to the INS”. To learn more about INS, and this award, please click here.
Save the Date: 2015 Great Minds Gala: Monday March 16, 2015. For more information on sponsorship or tickets, please call Cindy Yingling at 410-970-2041, or visit www.greatmindsgala.org.
Version 2.0 of the Dementia Risk Assessment Now Available: This online questionnaire provides personally-tailored information about one’s risk of developing late-life cognitive impairment. The assessment can be accessed for free at www.alzcast.com/memorysurvey. For more information, please click here.
Take a FREE Memory Assessment. This innovative tool can help indicate whether an older adult is at high risk of developing Alzheimer's disease.
People concerned about their, or a loved one’s, cognitive functioning, thinking and memory, can CLICK HERE to take this free assessment. Your participation, which is totally anonymous, is part of a research project.