National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners (NCCDP)
Training for Individuals
Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care Seminar
Full Day: 8:00am –5:00pm (12:00-1:00pm lunch on own)
8-hour Training Program
Fee: $185 per person
See DESCRIPTION below for more details…
If you work in long term care or are a caregiver, do you know:
- Proper communication techniques?
- How to deal with catastrophic events?
- What to do for repetitive behaviors?
- What to do for sundowning?
Be prepared for the Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Patient.
Provide successful care and get certified today!
The only way to provide successful dementia care is to understand the disease process, the importance of communication skills and the significance of the feelings behind the dementia related behaviors.
Course Goals & Objectives, Goals are:
• To provide fundamental education on dementia and dementia care.
• To enhance the quality of life of dementia patients through educating care providers.
• Foster sensitivity & respect for the dementia client.
• To teach communication techniques.
• To provide sensitive approaches for assisting patients with activities of daily living.
• Have an understanding of dementia.
• Identify common causes of aggressive, repetitive and sundowning behaviors in older adults.
• Describe behavioral/care interventions that may be used to prevent, reduce or eliminate difficult care situations.
• Describe challenges related to caregiver stress and utilize stress reduction techniques.
• Learn alternative activity interventions that are success oriented and failure free.
• Receive certificate of attendance in seminar
Who Should Attend the NCCDP Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care Seminar:
Front Line Staff, Health Care Professionals, Rehab Professionals, PT, OT, Speech, Geriatric Care Managers, Case Managers, Hospice Staff, Nurses, Staff Educators, Nursing Assistants, Personal Care Assistants, Home Health Aides, Activity Professionals, Therapeutic Recreation Specialists, Social Workers, Administrators, Dietitians, Surveyors, Physicians, Pharmacists, Consultants, Aroma Therapist, Educators, Clergy and Volunteers, Elder Care attorneys, Admission, Marketing, Owners, First Responders, Certified Senior Advisors, Professional Patient Advocates, etc., who work in Hospice, Home Care Agencies, Nursing Homes, Adult Foster Care, Assisted Living, Hospitals, Social and Medical Adult Day Care, Office on Aging, Associations, Organizations, State Regulatory Offices, Ombudsman Office, etc.,
CEU’s are available, upon request.
The tuition is $185.00 per person. You will receive an email confirmation of your registration. Once payment is received, you are enrolled unless otherwise notified. PCCE reserves the right to cancel seminars based on insufficient enrollment. Registrants who need to cancel must provide NPCCE with written notice no later than two weeks prior to the seminar date. Cancellations are refundable less a $75.00 administrative charge. Continuing Education credits issued will be canceled for nonpayment of required fees.
IF PCCE CANCELS THE CLASS:
The PCCE reserves the right to cancel the classes even if you have received a confirmation letter due to in-sufficient enrollment, travel delays due to weather or other conditions, illness, injury, death or any other unforeseen circumstance and will not be held liable for employee’s time lost or travel costs. You will be notified 24 hours prior to the start of the class if the class is canceled. Be sure we have all of your contact information on the registration form such as; cell phone, emergency contact information, work number, email address for work and personal, etc. If due to travel conditions that are not a fault of the PCCE we may not be able to get in touch with you until the day of the class. You will then be rescheduled for the next class although it may not be held in the city and state you have preciously selected. If you cannot attend an upcoming class there is a $75.00 cancellation fee. A refund of the remaining balance will be mailed to you within 60 days of the cancellation if paid by check. If it is a credit card, the balance will be a refund through your credit card.
IF YOU CANCEL:
If you cancel the class, it must be in writing and received via certified mail 30 days prior to the start of the class. There is a $75.00 per person cancellation fee. Once the seminar begins, there are no refunds. We understand that there are special circumstances to the cancellation and we will make every effort to schedule you for the next class, which may not be in the city and state that you previously registered. If you paid by check, the refund will be processed and mailed to you within 60 days. If you paid by credit card, the refund will be processed through your credit card within 60 days of the class.
Have questions or need additional information, please call or email:
Call: (813) 760-6063
Email: Please use the contact form or email me directly at Christine @ PersonCenteredCareEducation.com