CANHR’s Dementia Care Symposium Coming to So Cal on June 4 and 5!

Registration is now open for “Dementia Care Without Drugs – A Better Approach for Long-term Care Facilities”

Following the phenomenal success of similar symposia in central and northern California, CANHR is co-sponsoring back-to-back full day dementia care trainings in San Diego and Los Angeles. The symposia will address the increasing misuse of psychotropic drugs as treatment for dementia and focus on non-pharmacological alternatives. Each symposium will feature presentations and workshops to promote better dementia care. The symposia are part of CANHR’s on-going Campaign to End the Misuse of Psychotropic Drugs in California Nursing Homes.

June 4 – San Diego – only $30 for lunch and materials. Co-sponsored by San Diego County Long-term Care Ombudsman and Elder Law & Advocacy. For more information,  go to

June 5 – Los Angeles – only $30 for lunch and materials. Co-sponsored by Wise and Healthy Aging, Senior Care Training, and Bet Tzedek. For more information, see the attached flyer or go to

Register now for the symposium closest to you!


About achicotel

Anthony Chicotel is a staff attorney for CANHR. His areas of expertise include the rights of long-term care residents, nursing home litigation, health care decision-making, and conservatorships.
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