As babyboomers age, the 21st century workforce is challenged to care for an exponentially growing population of persons with dementia. This course provides essential knowledge and understanding about neurological diseases that affect cognition and memory, and practical application of effective skills for supporting persons with dementia. Nearly all disciplines benefit from expertise in Dementia Care Specialists, as do families of persons with dementia.
Come away with increased knowledge in how to care for persons with dementia. Expertise in this growing area of human services also enhances your resume.
Instructor: Pamela Atwood
Course Dates: June 3- July 26, 2013