Early Stages of Dementia, Older Adults, & Rehabilitation: An Overview

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An estimated 12% to 18% of adults age 60 and over have either mild cognitive impairment or early dementia. Therapists in all settings must use evidence-based screening tools to identify older adults with early cognitive changes and modify treatment plans and interventions for the greatest success. By taking this course you will gain an understanding of common presentations in patients with early stages of dementia, effective screening tools, recommendations of when and who to refer for further assessments, how to modify treatment plans, and how to best educate patients and caregivers to achieve the optimal patient outcomes.

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Course Description

An estimated 12% to 18% of adults age 60 and over have either mild cognitive impairment or early dementia. Therapists in all settings must use evidence-based screening tools to identify older adults with early cognitive changes and modify treatment plans and interventions for the greatest success. By taking this course you will gain an understanding of common presentations in patients with early stages of dementia, effective screening tools, recommendations of when and who to refer for further assessments, how to modify treatment plans, and how to best educate patients and caregivers to achieve the optimal patient outcomes.

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