Introduction to Dementia

Introduction to Dementia

Catalog Number:

10543139

Credits:

2.00

Description:

This course introduces the student to the different types of dementia, the changes in physiology, and the signs and symptoms associated with the onset of dementia. The course will focus on the principles of communicating and providing care to individuals with memory loss and confusion while learning the best practices for dealing with behavior changes, challenges with the activities of daily living and strategies to assist caregivers.

Requirements:

No Requirements

Upcoming Schedule:

Fall 2016

08/22/2016 TO 12/21/2016

Spring 2017

01/16/2017 TO 05/18/2017

Summer 2017

06/05/2017 TO 08/04/2017