$199 – $215

Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care with Innovative Approaches (CE & Pre CDP)

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Oakton Community College

1600 East Golf Road

Room 1604-1606

Des Plaines, IL 60016

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Gain the confidence, knowledge and tools to easily implement innovative approaches including the ©RHS model and use of essential oil

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This hands-on, one day, course, led by Dr. Jennifer Stelter, "The Oil Doctor, Psy.D.", and Jessica Ryan, "The Oil Mama", is an all encompassing workshop focused on alternative therapies and approaches for healthcare practitioners and caregivers who work with Alzheimer's and Dementia individuals. The course covers:

  • Dementia diagnoses, symptoms and treatment basics
  • Evidenced-based research regarding risk factors
  • ©RHS Model, including the theory of Retrogenesis, Habilitation, and Sensory Stimulation
  • Prevention and intervention methods
  • Innovative, non-pharmacological techniques
  • Use of therapeutic essential oils
  • Self-care techniques

Upon course completion, you can earn 8 continuing education (CE) credits and may apply for the Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP) Certification.

Continuing Education hours will be provided by Oakton Community College Continuing Education for Health Professionals for Illinois Social Workers, Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists, Psychologists, Nursing Home Administrators, Occupational Therapists, Speech and Language Pathologists/Audiologists, Nurses and Dietitians. Universal credit will be offered to other professional groups.

Refund Policy: We do not offer refunds but in the case of an event cancellation we will honor the value towards another course.

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1600 East Golf Road

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Des Plaines, IL 60016

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