This conference is a forum for research scientists, clinicians, and other health care professionals to share the latest information from each of their disciplines. In addition to highlighting the progress made in the various areas of research, this conference will provide an opportunity for patients and caregivers to be exposed to new knowledge and to interact with researchers, clinicians and other patients and caregivers.

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The Whitworth's and their Associate, Rosemary Dawson are presenting the following poster on June 25th.

“Non-drug Approaches for Care Partners to Use When a Loved One Living with LBD has Behavioral Changes."

Presenters: Rosemary Dawson, Ed.D.; Helen Whitworth, MS, BSN; and Jim Whitworth, LBDA co-founder

For those of you unable to attend, or for those desiring a preview, we are providing you with the same information we will be presenting at the conference in downloadable format. Please Note: The following 3 documents are NOT recommended for download on a cellular device. These are very large files. All files will open in separate browser windows

Presenting Poster (in PDF for download) : "Non-pharmacological Approaches to Address the Behavioral Changes in People Living with Lewy Body Dementia." NOTE: If downloading the poster to a computer, you will need to enlarge the file to read it.

Slide Presentation (Slide Presentation for download):  " Non-pharmacological Approaches to Address the Behavioral Changes in People Living with Lewy Body Dementia." NOTE: The PDF requires Adobe Viewer.

PowerPoint Presentation (Presentation for download):  " Non-pharmacological Approaches to Address the Behavioral Changes in People Living with Lewy Body Dementia." NOTE: This is a very large file and requires the Microsoft PowerPoint program to view.

Abstract on the materials presented, presenter biographies, and additional resources for download. These are smaller pdf's and will open in separate browser windows.

The LBDtools Learning Center
Non Drug Options
The Disorders
Resources and Links
The Dementia's
Being a Responsive Care Partner

All books are written in the Whitworth's easy to read style, filled with well-supported facts and illustrated by personal examples.


This is a $85.70 value for a special price of $59.00

Get all four Award Winning books written by The Whitworth's, two of the most knowledgeable laymen of Lewy Body Disorders (LBD).

Their newest book, Responsive Dementia Care: Fewer Behaviors Fewer Drugs provides family and professional caregivers with tools for dealing with difficult dementia-related behaviors.

Managing Cognitive Issues in Parkinson's & Lewy Body Dementia provides an overview of symptoms that can go  into LBD and information on how to deal with them.

A Caregiver's Guide to Lewy Body Dementia is the first caregiver-oriented book to provide a thorough picture of the disease and is FREE with the purchase of this special.

Lewy Body Dementia Manual for Staff: An UPDATED Manual for Staff that makes a great gift for your home helper or care facility staff.

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