Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias: Diagnosis, Treatment, Prevention and Care

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This training will be presenting on two consecutive Thursdays, February 18th and February 25th at 4:00-6:00 PM EST. total of 4 CE hours credit.

COURSE OVERVIEW

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, throughout the recording, 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.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

  • Communicate how the manifestations of each type of dementia impact identification and prognosis.
  • 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.

Target Audience: Psychologists, Social Workers, Addiction Counselors, & Licensed Professional Counselors

Content level: All Levels
4 CE credits approved by ASWB, NAADAC & NBCC
State Board Approval
TX 2041-19
LA-ADRA AEP # E105
ADACBGA # 19-12-17-1212
FCB # 5387-A
VCB EP # 143
OCDP Board Approval # 50-29024

Course Features

  • Lectures 2
  • Quizzes 0
  • Duration 2 hours each session total of 4 CE
  • Skill level All levels
  • Language English
  • Students 1
  • Certificate Yes
  • Assessments Yes
  • COURSE EVALUATION 1

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      Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias: Diagnosis, Treatment, Prevention and Care
Sherrie All, Ph.D., Licensed Clinical Psychologists, a neuropsychologist and an engaging speaker and writer whose expertise in the principles of neuroscience, functional neuroanatomy, and diagnostics give her a unique insight into the correlation between mental health disorders, therapeutic approaches, and what happens in the brain itself. Dr. All is the owner of the Chicago Center for Cognitive Wellness where she combines her strong background in CBT with mindfulness techniques, motivational interviewing, and dynamic interpretations to help her clients manage depression, stress, anxiety, mental illness, and cognitive challenges. A trained neuropsychologist who received her Ph.D. from Rosalind Franklin University, she also brings her detailed understanding of the brain to uniquely address the needs of people with traumatic brain injuries, dementia, and other conditions.
$71.00

This training will be presenting on two consecutive Thursdays, February 18th and February 25th at 4:00-6:00 PM EST. total of 4 CE hours credit.