Take the path to certification as a Certified Dementia Practitioner through the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners and International Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners.
Register today for the next “Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care” seminar. This is the required seminar one must attend in order to apply for certification as a dementia practitioner. Upon completion of this seminar, you will receive the Certificate of Attendance and the application for your certification as a dementia practitioner to be submitted to the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners. To see if you qualify for CDP, please visit the NCCDP website at www.nccdp.org or just attend this seminar for the education.
Who should attend…. Nursing, Front Line Staff, Home Care, Social Work, Activities/Recreation, Program Directors, Resident Directors, Executive Directors, Nursing Supervisors, Aging Life Care Professionals, Geriatric Care Managers, Elder Care Consultants, Nurse Practitioners, Elder Law Attorneys, Rehabilitation Therapists, Audiologists, and all other healthcare professionals.
Details of Seminar
Coffee & Registration… 7:30am
Seminar… 8:00am to 4:30pm with a morning and afternoon break
Lunch is provided… 12:00pm to 12:30pm
Cost of seminar… $225.00
Cancellation Fee… $100.00
Must attend entire session to receive Certificate of Attendance
Student Hand-out Notebook included
Seminar Modules include:
Diagnosis, Prognosis, and Treatment
Communication and Feelings
Depression and Repetitive Behaviors
Delusions, Hallucinations, Hoarding, and Wandering
Aggressive Behaviors, Catastrophic Reactions, Intimacy, and Sexuality
Pain, Nutrition, Bathing, Dressing, Toileting, Falls, and Sleep Disturbances
Staff and Family Support, Abuse and Neglect Prevention
Diversity and Cultural Competence
Spiritual Care and End of Life Issues
Dates of Upcoming Seminars
Go to our seminars page to see the upcoming seminars. You can register and pay online.
Continuing Education Credits
Nurses will be given information on submitting the application to receive 8 Nursing credits offered through the CEU Network. Cost of application is $32.00.
Activity / Recreational Professionals will receive 8 CEU’s through NCCAP.
Your facility/organization can be the host site for the Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care seminar. This is a wonderful opportunity to bring healthcare professionals and referral sources in to see and experience your facility/organization. As long as you have the space to accommodate this all-day seminar, the details can be worked out. For further information on this opportunity, please contact Tammy Pozerycki.
Multiple Staff to Attend and Apply for Certification
If your facility/organization would like for a number of staff to attend this seminar, the Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care seminar can be scheduled to be held at your facility/organization for convenience. If there is a number of applications being submitted to the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners from one facility/organization, there is a corporate discount on the submission of the applications. For further information on this opportunity, please contact Tammy Pozerycki.