ARE YOU LOSING CLIENTS WHO HAVE BEEN DIAGNOSED WITH DEMENTIA BECAUSE YOU AND YOUR STAFF HAVE NOT LEARNED HOW TO RELATE TO THEIR NEEDS?
IT DOES NOT HAVE TO BE THAT WAY.....
Stop turning away your clients with dementia. This is your opportunity to begin to learn how to relate to them so you can continue to provide them with your services. It is time to take the steps to begin your training in Dementia Care ...
Alzheimer's Disease And Dementia Care Seminar
"Roughly 5,000,000 people in the United States are estimated to be living with dementia, marked by memory loss, impaired reasoning and personality changes. Alzheimer's disease is the most common cause, accounting for 60% to 80% of the dementia diagnoses. "
-Alzheimer's Association facts & figures.
Take the path to certification as a Certified Dementia Practitioner through the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners. *This is the required seminar for those pursuing CDP certification and who qualify through the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners. To see if you qualify, visit the NCCDP web site at www.NCCDP.ORG
MODULES COVERED IN THE SEMINAR:
1: INTRODUCTION TO DEMENTIA: DIAGNOSIS, PROGNOSIS, TREATMENT
2: COMMUNICATION & FEELINGS
3: DEPRESSION & REPETITIVE BEHAVIORS
4: DELUSIONS, HALLUCINATIONS, HOARDING & WONDERING
5: AGGRESSIVE BEHAVIORS, CATASTROPHIC, REACTIONS, INTIMACY & SEXUALITY
6: PERSONAL CARE PAIN, NUTRITION, BATHING, DRESSING, TOILETING, FALLS & SLEEP DISTURBANCES
9: STAFF & FAMILY SUPPORT, ABUSE & NEGLECT PREVENTION
10: DIVERSITY & CULTURAL COMPETENCE
11: SPIRITUAL CARE & END OF LIFE ISSUES
Seminar is instructed by Dr. Deborah Nachman-Mangot, a Certified Dementia Practitioner
*Recommended attendees are all health care professionals and front line staff who work in the health care industry. No form of copying is allowed or lap tops permitted in the seminar.
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All Participants receive student handouts and notebook
8 hour seminar
Seminar Cost: $185.00 per person
Cancellation feeL $80.00
Lunch is on your own
Payments can be either checks, credit cards or debit cards
MAKE THIS YOUR FIRST STEP AND CHECK OUT THE LINK FOR OUR DATES OF SCHEDULED SEMINARS AND THE REGISTRATION FORM