Dementia Care Workshop

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 1 pm - 5:30 pm
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 01:00 PM until 05:30 PM
This class is also being offered on
Wednesday, June 5, 2019 ( Anchorage, AK )
Location and Delivery Method ( view map )
Delivery Method
Face-To-Face
Location Name
Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska
Address
565 University Ave Ste #2
City
Fairbanks
State / Province
AK
Zip / Postal Code
99709
Country
United States
Cost Range
$40.00

Host And Instructor

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Host
Rural AKHealth Professions Foundation/AKTraining Cooperative
Instructor
Joan Adams, JAdams@alzalaska.org, 907-452-2277

Credits

Contact Hours: 4.00
C.E. Credit for Nursing - Contact Hours: 4.00
This training is co-sponsored by the Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Credentialing Center's Commission of Accreditation.

Training Overview Description

The purpose of the Dementia Care Workshop is to build a foundation of knowledge which will enable the learner to integrate new care strategies into their professional practice that will increase the quality of life for people with dementia. The workshop teaches the fundamentals of dementia, as well as practical skills such as communication techniques, activities planning and best practices in de-escalating difficult behaviors. This training is specifically for direct care workers such as certified nursing assistants, workers in assisted living homes, personal care attendants, in-home workers, care coordinators and family caregivers.

This training is co-sponsored by the Alaska Training Cooperative. Continuing Nursing Education: 4 contact hours. Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Credentialing Center's Commission of Accreditation.

Event-specific Details

Pre-registration is required.

Aging/Alzheimers and Other Dementia
All Tribal Services/Tribal Government
All Senior Services
All Health Care
All Direct Support Services/Care Givers
All Behavioral Health / Social

Registration Information

Contact information for instructor: Joan Adams; jadams@alzalaska.org or 907-452-2277

Registrations are closed