MEM502 - Dementia Training: Communication (1.0 HR)

$15.95
SKU
013-4403

All staff working in the long term care setting will increase their knowledge and skills in caring for persons diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or a related disorder.

Purpose: All staff working in the long term care setting will increase their knowledge and skills in caring for persons diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or a related disorder.

Objectives:

  1. Describe how AD affects communication skills; 
  2. Discuss strategies and guidelines for verbal communication; 
  3. Explain strategies and guidelines for nonverbal communication; 
  4. Describe validation therapy and its usefulness in communicating with residents with AD; 
  5. Discuss and execute strategies for communicating with residents who are non-communicative or non-responsive.

Continuing Education Credits: 1.0 contact hours Iowa BON #335; 1.0 contact hours CA Board of Nursing CEP 14033; 1.0 contact hours CE Broker # 50-4572 Florida and District of Columbia; 1.0 contact hours for Social Work State of Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation. License No. 159.001315; 1.0 contact hours for Physical Therapy State of Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation. License No. 216.000284; 1.0 contact hours for Occupational Therapy State of Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation. License No. 224.000164; 1.0 CE hours for certified nursing assistants; long term care department heads; and other health care disciplines.

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