This two-day afternoon program is designed to enhance the knowledge and skills of professionals working with individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia.
Instructor, Suzanne Faith, RN psych, Clinical Director of Hope Dementia & Alzheimer’s Services, will cover these topics:
- Overview of dementia and disease progression
- Empathic communication skills
- Managing challenging behaviors
- Medication management
- A specialized approach to ADLs and the environment
8 CEs for RNs, LPNs, CNAs, MSWs LHMC, PCAs, Nursing Home Administrators and Activity Professionals.
Cost: $125.00 and 8 CEs. Includes materials.
Register by mail, fax registration form, call (508) 775-5656, or email Info@hopedementia.org.