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Caregivers, Health Care Providers to Experience Symptoms of Dementia at Oct. 19 Simulation

HOT SPRINGS – The Schmieding Home Caregiver Training Program of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) will host an event Oct.19 to simulate the symptoms of Azlheimer’s disease and dementia . “The Alzheimer’s/Dementia Experience: Take a Walk in Their Shoes” will be held 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Schmieding Home Caregiver [...]

By | September 28th, 2016|News Release|0 Comments

Free Family Caregiver Workshop to be held June 28

JONESBORO – The Schmieding Home Caregiver Training Program of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) will hold a free family caregiver workshop June 28 for those who would like to learn about caring for an adult with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease. The workshop will be held 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the [...]

By | June 8th, 2016|News Release|0 Comments

Free Family Caregiver Workshop to be held June 17

LITTLE ROCK – The Schmieding Home Caregiver Training Program of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) will hold a free family caregiver workshop June 17 for those who would like to learn about caring for an adult with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease. The workshop will be held 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at [...]

By | June 3rd, 2016|News Release|0 Comments

Institute on Aging Aims for Dementia Friendly Communities

May 18, 2016 |  As the number of adults with dementia grows, so does the need for dementia-friendly communities. The UAMS Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging held a workshop for Schmieding Home Caregiver Training education directors on how to establish dementia-friendly communities in their regions. Education directors from El Dorado, Fort Smith, Hot Springs, [...]

By | May 26th, 2016|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Free Family Caregiver Workshop to be held March 7

LITTLE ROCK – The Schmieding Home Caregiver Training Program of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) will hold a free family caregiver workshop March 7 for those who would like to learn about caring for an adult with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease. The workshop will be held 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at [...]

By | February 17th, 2016|News Release|0 Comments

Two Schmieding-Trained Brothers Provide Care for Mother, Each Other

Nov. 25, 2015 | Brothers Ronald and J.C. Skipper don’t need to tell you about the virtues of home caregiving and love of family. They can just show it to you. When their mother, Willie Mae Skipper, began showing symptoms of vascular dementia at her home in Clarksdale, Miss., J.C. Skipper moved her to his [...]

By | November 25th, 2015|Featured, Medical News, University News|0 Comments

Daughter Sees Aging Through Mother’s Eyes

Nov. 10, 2015 | When Denise Henderson contacted the UAMS Schmieding Caregiver Program, she was searching for help in knowing the best way to care for her mother, who had trouble seeing and breathing. Henderson’s mother, who lived in Hot Springs, had glaucoma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, a disease in which a person’s internal [...]

By | November 10th, 2015|Medical News, University News|0 Comments

Daughter Finds Help as Caregiver for Aging Parents

Nov. 4, 2015 | Cora Lee and Arthur “Ott” Ray had been partners in life for many years as they raised their children in Hot Springs. So when Cora Lee — long after the children had grown up and moved away — was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, Ott took that partnership another step as he [...]

By | November 4th, 2015|Medical News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Schmieding Program Gets $7.9 Million from Reynolds Foundation

A Schmieding Home Caregiver Training Program instructor discusses a caregiving procedure with a class of students. Aug. 25, 2015 | In another act of philanthropy to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) before ceasing operations, the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation has given a $7.9 million grant to the Schmieding Home Caregiver [...]

By | August 25th, 2015|News Release, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Northwest Names Physical Therapy Skills Lab

LITTLE ROCK – The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences’ (UAMS) Northwest regional campus in Fayetteville today unveiled a name for a new teaching lab critical to its coming physical therapy program — the Schmieding Neurological Skills Lab.

By | February 12th, 2015|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, UAMS News|0 Comments