Understanding Dementia

Green Clock Hours: 1.00

Dementia is a common condition that you will likely encounter when caring for clients in their home. This course provides an overview of dementia, its causes and stages, communication techniques you can use, and strategies for preventing or managing behavioral symptoms.

As you progress through this course, it is important to remember that every person is unique. They may not have all the symptoms or issues presented here. Additionally, the interventions outlined may not be effective for everyone. To be effective in caring for persons with dementia, you must use person-centered care that focuses on each client’s specific needs and abilities while following their service plan.



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Course Description

Dementia is a common condition that you will likely encounter when caring for clients in their home. This course provides an overview of dementia, its causes and stages, communication techniques you can use, and strategies for preventing or managing behavioral symptoms.

As you progress through this course, it is important to remember that every person is unique. They may not have all the symptoms or issues presented here. Additionally, the interventions outlined may not be effective for everyone. To be effective in caring for persons with dementia, you must use person-centered care that focuses on each client’s specific needs and abilities while following their service plan.



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