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.
January 27, 2014 from 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
February 3, 2014 from 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Cost: $125.00 and 8 CEs. Includes materials.