• 54,735+ CME Conference Registrations Sold
  • 164,204+ Medical Conferences
  • 297 Specialties
  • 11,705 Organizers
  • 159,471 Speakers
  • 159 Countries
  • 4,843 Cities
Medical Conferences  >  Board Review Courses  >  Alzheimer's Disease & Other Dementias Essential Training Program (Jan 14, 2020)
Contact Hours : 6.3

Alzheimer's Disease & Other Dementias Essential Training Program (Jan 14, 2020)

Jan 14, 2020 12:00 AM-12:00 AM   |   Asheville, North Carolina  United States of America
Organized by : PESI HealthCare
Specialties : Neurology
Conference Brochure

Alzheimer's Disease & Other Dementias Essential Training Program is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Jan 14, 2020 at Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts Asheville, Asheville, North Carolina, United States of America. This CE Course has been approved for a maximum of 6.3 contact hours.

Target Audience:
• Social Workers
• Counselors
• Psychologists
• Psychotherapists
• Case Managers
• Marriage & Family Therapists
• Nursing Home Administrator
• Speech-Language Pathologists
• Occupational Therapists
• Occupational Therapy Assistants
• Physical Therapists
• Physical Therapist Assistants
• Nurses
• Nurse Practitioners
• Licensed Practical Nurses
• Certified Nurses Assistants
• Homecare Workers
• Other Rehab, Medical and Mental Health Professionals

Course Description:
This one-day program is vital for anyone who works with dementia and needs skills and proven strategies to provide optimal care! 

Join Dr. Sherrie All as she provides you with the assessment tools and critical interventions you need to identify and differentiate between dementias, prevent and reduce difficult behaviors, and improve your ability to communicate with cognitively impaired patients! 

More than just an overview of dementia and Alzheimer’s, this program will offer practical solutions to some of the most challenging real-life situations you face and bring you up to speed on the latest medications, preventative treatments, and advances in early detection that could impact your work. 

Better still you’ll build essential skills, better understand the complexities of the disease, and discover how you can employ safe and effective best practices to provide quality care in just one day.

Course Objectives:
• Communicate how the manifestations of each type of dementia impacts identification and prognosis.
• Provide a synopsis of 2 assessment tools that can be employed to screen for • possible cognitive difficulty.
Specify how non-verbal communication skills can help professionals identify meanings behind gestures when working with patients who have dementia.
• Characterize how patient safety can be enhanced with strategies to redirect wandering and manage paranoia.
• Establish how the latest medications, preventative treatments, and advances in early detection could impact care of people with dementia.
• Explore end of life issues and elder abuse and correlate how the ethics of dying impact the clinician, client, and their family.

Help Desk

1(800) 828-2059


View Expired Tickets
view all
  • Drive Walk Transit Bicycle

Venue Address

Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts Asheville
1 Resort Dr
Asheville, North Carolina, United States of America

Plan Your Travel

Hotel Dealing
Traveller insurance
Traveller insurance

Please Rate this Conference


Reviews Given by People

No Reviews available. Be the first to write a review.

Hotels Near Venue

28.11 miles from venue
Price : USD 89.00 Per Night
24.97 miles from venue
Price : USD 199.00 Per Night
22.68 miles from venue
, Free Wifi Free Wifi
Price : USD 132.00 Per Night
20.63 miles from venue
Price : USD 189.00 Per Night

Session Details

Session Topic Start Time End Time Location Speakers

Workshop Details

Title Start Time End Time Workshop Fee

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Subscribe to our newsletter and receive updates on medical conferences, board review courses and news