Dementia Care Provision: Reducing Risk By Changing Care Strategies

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Any Time
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
Cost Range
FREE
This training is available at no cost until December 31, 2021, by collaboration with The Alaska Training Cooperative and Teepa Snow. Completing this training is recommended prior to taking the Positive Approach to Care Skills Workshop.

Host And Instructor

Host
Rural AKHealth Professions Foundation/AKTraining Cooperative
Instructor
Teepa Snow

Training Overview Description

Dementia changes everything! Including the effectiveness of many standard health care practices, procedures, and protocols. This poignant training video will teach providers and practitioners how to reduce risk in professional settings and medical models of care when working with dementia.

Staff behavior can make a fundamental difference when working with resistance, limits in understanding or comprehension, and the inability to communicate personal unmet needs. Learn the tried and true non-pharmalogical care approach and skill techniques developed by Teepa Snow that dramatically reduce combative behaviors, falls, accidents, elopement, and on the job staff-related injuries.

Completing this training is recommended prior to taking the Positive Approach to Care Skills Workshop. This video is offered at no cost for one year.

Event-specific Details

For more information about this training, please contact:
Riki Chapman, BSW
907-264-6257
riki@alaskachd.org

Registration Information

Training Materials & Training Evaluation. All participants are required to access the AKTC e-Learning Portal, https://ttclms.remote-learner.net, in order to view the video and complete a training evaluation. Log in with the same username (username or email address) and password used to register for the training. Please allow 15 minutes for the system to update registration information before accessing the e-Learning Portal.

Please contact AKTC Support, 907-264-2644, if you need assistance.

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