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Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias, 1 unit

Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias, 1 unit

Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias, 1 unit

Lauren Robertson, BA, MPT
Lauren Robertson, BA, MPT
on behalf of ATrain Education

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Launch date: 23 Mar 2017
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Last updated: 04 Apr 2017

Reference: 175260

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Description

Course Summary : This training is for those of you who have direct contact with patients in nursing homes, adult day care, or hospice. It is designed to increase your awareness and understanding of Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders.

Objectives

Objectives
Define dementia.

Give 3 examples of normal changes in thinking that occur as we age.

Describe the first symptom you are likely to notice in someone in the early stage of Alzheimer’s disease.

Give one characteristic each for Alzheimer’s, frontal-temporal, vascular, and Lewy body dementia.

Relate 1 symptom and behavioral change at each stage of ADRD.

Describe 2 challenges facing caregivers at each stage of ADRD.

Outline 3 strategies for communicating with residents at each stage of ADRD.
Lauren Robertson, BA, MPT

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Lauren Robertson, BA, MPT
on behalf of ATrain Education

Lauren Robertson earned a BA in Biology from Mills College in Oakland, California, and a Master's degree in Physical Therapy from the University of California at San Francisco. Lauren is the founder and co-owner of ATrain Education (atrainceu.com) and she has written or co-written more than two hundred courses on a wide range of topics for her continuing education website. She is certified as a trainer on Alzheimer's disease and related dementias by the Florida Department of Elder Affairs

Current Accreditations

This course has been certified by or provided by the following Certified Organization/s:

  • American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
  • 1.00 Hours

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