Free training this Monday for improving communication with those with dementia


Caregivers of the elderly are invited to a free virtual training session on tips and strategies for improving communication with the elderly, in particular those with dementia.

The Guam/Micronesia Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program at the University of Guam’s School of Health will host the session from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. this Monday, Dec. 14, on Zoom.

Clare Camacho, a certified speech-language pathologist, will present on important communication aspects when caring for those with dementia, including communication aides, tips for speaking, and the effects of such tactics.

The session is free and open to the public in Guam and all of Micronesia. Register at