Introduction to Dementia

Introduction to Dementia

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This course will introduce 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.


No Requirements

Upcoming Schedule:

Spring 2014

01/13/2014 TO 05/15/2014

Class# Start Date End Date Day Class Time Mode Location Credits
23957 01/20/14 05/09/14 MTWRFSU 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM Online Wisconsin Rapids 2.00
23884 01/21/14 03/11/14 T 8:00 AM - 11:50 AM In Person Wisconsin Rapids 2.00
Summer 2014

06/02/2014 TO 08/01/2014

Fall 2014

08/18/2014 TO 12/17/2014