Dementia Certificate Program for Professionals
Instructed by Suzanne Faith, RN pych
This professional training is being offered by the Alzheimer's Services of Cape Cod and the Islands. An in depth eight hour training designed to meet the state education criteria for dementia care professionals.
Topics covered are: Overview of Dementia and Disease Progression, Empathic Communication Skills, Managing Challenging Behaviors, Medication Management and a specialized approach to ADL's and the environment. Instructor, Suzanne Faith, RN Psych CDCP.
8 CEU's for RN's, LPN's, CNA's, MSW's LHMC, Psychologists, PCA's, Nursing Home Administrators and Activity Professionals. Certificate of Attendance for: OTPT, Dietitians, and Medical Assistants.
January 31 and February 7, 2012
12:30 - 4:30pm
Southeast Mass Health & Rehabilitation Center
4586 Acushnet Ave., New Bedford