DEMENTIA CARE THERAPY AND PRACTICES
Examine the educational concepts and practices for the care and safety of individuals experiencing dementia. Explore caregiver strategies for persons with dementia by using person-centered techniques and practices that best support the dementia client. Investigate in depth, Alzheimer’s disease, the most common form of dementia. Explore end of life care for the advanced dementia client and gain an understanding of how dementia impacts caregivers and community.
Prerequisite: 10-544-103 INTRODUCTION TO DEMENTIA.