Caregiver Workshop: “The 36 Hour Day”

Event Date & Time

February 8, 2019 at 9:00am-12:00pm


UT Health San Antonio School of Nursing Hurd Auditorium, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229

Event Details:
Hear from Dr. Peter Rabins, author of "The 36 Hour Day" and learn techniques to relieve caregiver stress.

9:30am - 11:00am | Guest Speaker Peter Rabins, M.D., M.P.H., Co-Author of The 36-Hour Day

Hear from one of the most renowned authorities on Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia and the co-author of one of the most popular books used by caregivers today.

Topics include:

• The process of diagnosing dementia

• Treatment options for Alzheimer’s and other dementias

• Behavior challenges associated with dementia such as wandering, sun-downing, and the “I want to go home” syndrome and management techniques for these situations

• The emotional and physical impact of caregiving on caregivers

11:00am - 12:00pm | Stress Busting Techniques Workshops

Learn practical techniques to help you relive caregiver stress in these 15 minute interactive workshops:

•Mindful Breathing Techniques

•Hand Massage


•Stretching exercises


Respite care is available for this free event. Registration is required.

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