Resident-Centered Approach to Dementia Care ONLINE

Course Objectives

  • Ensure staff provide resident-centered care based on thorough knowledge of each person’s abilities and needs.
  • To help staff act as “care partners” to help people achieve optimal functioning and improved quality of life.
  • To use a flexible, problem-solving approach to care designed to prevent problems before they occur.

Course Description

This course is a brief overview of challenges that people who have dementia face every day.  Explaining the challenges helps us to gain a better understanding of what they are experiencing.  Resident-centered approaches to working with people who have dementia are described and real world examples are used. The technique of using validation is also discussed.

Registration Link: Resident Approach to Dementia Care ONLINE Course

Course Price: $19
Information: Call 913-477-8251 for more information
Contact Hours: 1 contact hour, 1-Res Care

*This class is available to take whenever it is convenient for you.

Course Date: 
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 9:30am to Tuesday, December 31, 2019 - 10:30am
Registration Date: 
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 9:30am to Monday, December 31, 2018 - 9:30am
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