The Dementia Dance - Session 2

The Dementia Dance - Session 2

Brain changes are a normal part of aging. Brain changes with dementia, however, pose challenges to providers. This webinar will give you new ideas and strategies that will help you improve the interaction and outcome of the patients you care for. 

Suggested Audience: Long-term care nurses, CNAs, and therapists

Instructional Agenda
Welcome - Liz Swanson
Presentation - Dee Mayfield, CDP, CADDCT and Gene Kuhn - Senior Manager, Health Care Engagement - The Alzheimer's Association

If you have any questions regarding this course, please contact [email protected] If you need technical assistance, please contact [email protected]

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this presentation, you should be able to:

•  Compare and contrast delirium and dementia and why symptoms must be correctly identified.
•  Discuss common behaviors, including communication changes, individuals with dementia display, and how care provider approach can affect the interaction in a positive or negative way.

Learning Outcome Conditions:

ICAHN is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91)

In order to receive 1.0 contact hour for this course, you must:

•  Complete course in its entirety.
•  Complete course evaluation.

Handouts provided in the Digital Library. Definitions for course terms are included in the HTHU GLOSSARY.     

Minimum technological requirements: click Online Course Tech Requirements

HomeTown Health, LLC, 3280 Cherry Oak Lane, Cumming, Georgia 30041

Course Details
    • Start:
      13:52 EDT
    • End:
      13:52 EDT
  • CEU:
  • Code:
  • Price:
    US $ 25.00
    by AuthorizeNet