Alzheimer’s Disease & Dementia Training by Nationally Certified Dementia Practitioners

Posted: Jan 23, 2018

Has your facility staff received the required Dementia training including, abuse and neglect prevention, as outlined in the Requirements of Participation? If not, let our Certified Dementia Practitioners (CDPs) help you become compliant with the guidelines!

Century’s training topics include:

  • Introduction to Dementia
  • Communication and Feelings
  • Depression and Repetitive Behaviors
  • Delusions
  • Hallucinations
  • Hoarding
  • Wandering
  • Aggressive Behavior
  • Catastrophic Reactions
  • Intimacy & Sexuality
  • Personal Care (Pain, ADLs, Falls, Sleep Disturbances, Nutrition)
  • Activities
  • Environment
  • Abuse & Neglect Prevention
  • Family and Staff Support
  • Diversity and Cultural Competence
  • Spiritual Care and End of Life Issues

Know the 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's Disease

  1. Memory Loss That Disrupts Daily Life
  2. Challenges In Planning Or Solving Problems
  3. Difficulty Completing Familiar Tasks
  4. Confusion With Time Or Place
  5. Trouble Understanding Visual Images & Spatial Relationships
  6. New Problems With Words In Speaking Or Writing
  7. Misplacing Things & Losing The Ability To Retrace Steps
  8. Decreased Or Poor Judgement
  9. Withdrawal From Work Or Social Activities
  10. Changes In Mood And Personality

Century Rehabilitation offers CPDs to train your team at your location. Stay in compliance with the ROPs and schedule your dementia training today!

For more Information, contact:

Terri Harringer, Director of Nurse Consulting