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Caring for people with memory disorders

As a physician specializing in neurology and a researcher in the field of memory disorders, Dr. Steven Cohen knows about the complexities of caring for people with Alzheimer's Disease and other memory-related problems. Cohen, M.D., of the St. Petersburg Memory and Neurology Research Center, has organized an educational series, together with the Rehabilitation Institute at Edward White Hospital, for caregivers of such patients. Specialists will provide information on financial, legal, medical, behavioral and personal issues of caring for memory-disordered individuals. The series will meet from 1-2:30 p.m. on alternate Fridays beginning July 9 (through Oct. 15) at the hospital, 2323 Ninth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. Day care provided for patients who accompany caregivers. For lecture topics schedule or reservations (required), call Karen Cohen, 824-7121. Free.

_ RUTH WALSH

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