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Eden Alternative Training Offered at Salem Lutheran Home June 13 – 15

A three-day workshop focusing on the Eden Alternative, a philosophy which offers creative ways to change the culture of elder care facilities, will be held June 13 through 15, 2011, at Salem Lutheran Home, 2361 East 29th Street, in Oakland’s Diamond District.
The Eden Alternative is a global movement, active in all of America’s 50 states and numerous Asian and European countries. It was founded in 1991 by award-winning physician Dr. Bill Thomas. The non-profit organization has the potential to remake the experience of aging and disability across America and around the world.  Dr. Thomas has been hailed for starting a revolution to radically transform long-term care. Read more