Understanding Frontotemporal Disorders

Explore a group of disorders caused by progressive nerve cell loss in the brain’s frontal lobes and temporal lobes. As the neurons die the lobes of the brain atrophy and begin to affect personality, behavior, language, emotions, planning, prioritizing, and movement. Discuss treatment and management as well.

A 30-minute session on frontotemporal disorders.

This session is also available in a 60-minute format with a deeper exploration of these disorders and their impact on the brain.

A 60-minute session on frontotemporal disorders presented by Hollie Glover.

The James L. West Center for Dementia Care provides free education programs for the entire community as part of our mission to improve the lives of everyone affected by dementia.

James L. West is a faith-inspired, not-for-profit organization serving persons impacted by dementia. As a trusted expert, we provide personalized, innovative care and support for families, as well as specialized education for caregivers, healthcare professionals, and the community at large.

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