Online Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia  Care Seminar! Required for CDP!

Online Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care Seminar! Required for CDP!

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$190

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Online event

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No Refunds

Live online one-day Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Care (ADDC)seminar --Pathway to becoming a Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP)

About this event

The Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Care (ADDC) Seminar is required to apply to become a Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP) certification through the National Council for Certified Dementia Practitioners (NCCDP).

Attendees will acquire knowledge of the Dementia process and care of persons with Dementia without needing to be certified as CDP.

The course/seminar is a one-day, 8-hour event. Continuing education credit is available for nurses and some other disciplines.

Areas covered in the course will include

Overview, diagnosis, prognosis, assessment tools, medications

Communication and feelings

Depression and repetitive behaviors

Wandering, hoarding

Aging, intimacy and staff concerns in home care and long term care setting

Aggressive behaviors and catastrophic reactions

Culture diversity

Environment

Pain, Nutrition

Bathing, Toileting, Dressing, Falls (information provided in student handout notebook)

Staff and family support

Spirituality

Death and dying

Activities

Recognizing elder abuse