Understanding Dementia, Associated Behaviors, and Fundamentals of Dementia Care

Power To Understand

Expand your knowledge and ability to address changes that occur at various stages of Alzheimer’s disease and other related dementias. Develop strategies to address common behaviors.

· Overview of Alzheimer’s disease and other related dementias.
· Differentiate and understand four characteristics of dementia.
· Understand dementia’s impact on brain functionality.
· Identify characteristics associated with various stages of dementia.
· Increase understanding of common behaviors and strategic interventions to promote safety and wellness.

Family care partners, health professionals, and other persons interested in developing a proactive dementia care partner plan

1.5 to 2 hours based on venue and time availability