Fundamentals of Dementia Care - Dementia Care Certificate


Course Description

Get the information professionals need to understand the basics of dementia. Distinguish the common forms of dementia including Alzheimer's disease. Develop strategies to improve communication and understand the root cause of challenging behavior. The class will conclude with a question and answer opportunity with a person living with dementia and/or his/her care partner. This class is required to complete the certificate. This class is approved for 4 continuing education contacts hours for nurses by Schoolcraft College, 4 continuing education contact hours for social workers by the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative and 0.4 CEUs for other professionals.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleMeeting InformationMeeting DatesInstructorsFee/Senior Cost FeeCEUsStatus

Winter; 2017

 CES-4303914628Dementia Fundamentals03/11/17 LECTURE Saturday 08:30AM - 12:30PM, Biomedical Technology Center, Room 200, 1 week03/11/17Alzheimer's Association$89SA$71.20.4Open

** book required
* book and usb required

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