Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care Seminar
This is a required seminar for those pursuing certification as a Certified Dementia Practitioner through the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners (NCCDP).
The seminar is an 8-hour course designed to give the edge in successfully providing care for people with dementia in a variety of settings. The seminar will outline diagnosis, prognosis, treatment, communication, feelings, depression, repetitive behavior, aggressive behaviors, paranoia, hallucinations, wandering, hoarding, catastrophic reactions, intimacy and sexuality, personal care, pain, nutrition, activities, environment, staff and family support, diversity and cultural competence, spiritual care, and end of life.
The seminar is eligible for 7 CEUs for various disciplines.