Dementia Care: Helping Families and Friends

Green Clock Hours: 1.00

In order to help the families and friends of persons with dementia, caregivers must be well informed about the physical and emotional compromise that exists. Learning to use therapeutic communication and education can minimize fears and eliminate burdens for family and friends, as well as for the person with dementia. Utilization of non-verbal communication skills and ethical discretion can change an average caregiver into an exceptional advocate and support for those families and friends. In this course, you will learn about the losses experienced by the loved ones of persons with dementia and family reactions to these losses.

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Course Description

In order to help the families and friends of persons with dementia, caregivers must be well informed about the physical and emotional compromise that exists. Learning to use therapeutic communication and education can minimize fears and eliminate burdens for family and friends, as well as for the person with dementia. Utilization of non-verbal communication skills and ethical discretion can change an average caregiver into an exceptional advocate and support for those families and friends. In this course, you will learn about the losses experienced by the loved ones of persons with dementia and family reactions to these losses.

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