If you are a healthcare practitioner or caregiver, who works with Alzheimer's and Dementia individuals, this course is for you.
In this hands-on course, led by Dr. Jennifer Stelter, you’ll learn alternative therapies and approaches that you can put in place the next day.
You’ll receive 7 hours of fundamental training for the Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP).
The Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care Seminar is required for those pursuing certification as a CDP and who qualify for CDP certification.
In addition, you'll receive 1 extra hour of an in-depth view of non-pharmacological care, including the use of aromatherapy with therapeutic essential oils.
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This NCCDP Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Care Seminars has been approved by the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners® and meets the criteria for those who qualify and are pursuing certification as a Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP).
Upon course completion, you can earn 8 continuing education (CE) credits through the Continuing Education Institute of Illinois and may apply for the Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP) Certification through the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners.
A student book and CDP application will be provided in class.
No form of videotaping nor laptops permitted in class to preserve the integrity of the training.
To view the different tracks please see the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners at www.nccdp.org.