This course has been approved by the Florida Board of Occupational Therapy for 1.00 contact hours, approval number 20-693928.
This course has been approved by the Alabama State Board of Occupational Therapy for 1.00 contact hours, approval number 20-693928.
Relias Learning is an approved provider of continuing education courses by the American Occupational Therapy Association. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA. Category 1 & 2. This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours.
Section 1: What is Dementia?
Section 2: Types of Dementia
Dementia with Lewy Bodies
Posterior Cortical Atrophy
Section 3: Scales for Rating Dementia
Global Deterioration Scale (GDS)/Reisberg Scale
Functional Assessment Staging Test (FAST)
Clinical Dementia Rating (CDR) Scale
Section 4: OT Assessments for Dementia
Mini-Mental State Exam (MMSE)
Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA)
Clock Drawing Test
Walking While Talking Test
Short Orientation-Memory-Concentration Test
Frontal Behavioral Inventory
Bayer Activities of Daily Living Scale
Caregiver Strain Index
Section 5: OT Strategies for Managing Dementia
Managing Client Resistance During BADLs
Managing Wandering Behaviors Using Technology
Dementia and Driving
Caregiver Education, Training, and Respite
Tameika McLean is an occupational therapist working in the Washington, DC area. She has worked in the acute care, acute rehabilitation, subacute rehabilitation, skilled nursing, and outpatient settings. She graduated from Columbia University with an MS in Occupational Therapy in 2014.Disclosure: Tameika McLean, MS, OTR/L, CAPS, ECHM has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.