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Mar 04, 2020 | Contact Hours 7.00 | USD $210 | Lakeland, Florida
Alzheimer's and Dementia Care Seminar is organized by Wilson Shepard (WS) Education Associates and will be held on Mar 04, 2020 at Lakeland, Florida, United States of America. Who Should Attend: All health care professionals and frontline staff who work in all aspects of the healthcare industry will benefit from dementia care training. Accreditation: The seminar has the following apporvals for 7 contact hours: • National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners Instructors D'Angelo #5335 • National Certification Council for Activity Professionals #NCCAP3273-18 • This educational offering has been reviewed by the National Continuing Education Review Service of the National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards and approved for 7 clock hours and 7 participant hours #2181102-7-A39381-IN • Nevada Board of Examiners for Social Workers - Approval #A-617-26 This training seminar is also approved for 7 Continuing Education Units (CEU’s) by the NC Department of Health and Human Services in assisted living facilities. Goals and Objectives: • To provide fundamental education on Dementia and Dementia care • To enhance the quality of life of Dementia patients through educating care providers • Foster sensitivity and respect for the Dementia client • To teach communication techniques • To provide sensitive approaches for assisting patients with activities of daily living Participants will: • Have an understanding of Dementia • Identify common causes of aggressive, repetitive and sundowning behaviors in older adults • Describe behavioral/care interventions that may be used to prevent, reduce or eliminate difficult care situation • Describe challenges related to caregiver stress and utilize stress reduction techniques • Learn alternative activity interventions that are success oriented and failure free. • Receive certificate of attendance in seminar Modules included are: Diagnosis, treatment, prognosis, communication, feelings, depression, repetitive behavior, paranoia, hallucinations, wandering, hoarding, aggressive behaviors, 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.