Screening and Treatment for Alzheimer and dementia for Individuals with IDD in Older Adults

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Wednesday, September 29, 2021 at 08:00 AM until 09:00 AM
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
Software
Zoom
Support Website
www.zoom.us
Cost Range
FREE

Host And Instructor

Host
National Council for Behavioral Health
Instructor
to be determined

Training Overview Description

Join the National Council and panelists from the National Task Group to gain an understanding of neurodegenerative disorders in the aging population of adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. During the forum you will learn about how aging for individuals with IDD can be different than aging in neurotypical individuals, as well as screening, treatments, and support for dementia for individuals with IDD, and the use of medications and the implication of the new FDA approved drug, Aduhelm.