Courses Found:
23
Provider:
Institute for Professional Care Education
Category:
Alzheimers and Memory Care

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The education you need, when you need it. We make it easy to get started. Simply select from these online courses and learn anytime, anywhere you have an Internet connection. Online management tools track your progress, letting you start and stop when you like, so you can take a break and then return to your class without losing your place. Once you complete your class successfully, we can make sure you get the certification you’ve achieved, and the continuing education credits you have earned.
       
Alzheimer's and Memory care - Activities for Special People, Part 1 Making new friends, learning skills, and being involved in social activities are important parts of life for individuals with Alzheimer’s. Learn the benefits of involving your residents in activities that encourage them to be social and energetic as well as mentally and physically stimulated.

$12.95 Buy
Alzheimer's and memory care - Activities for Special People, Part 2 - Household Chores can be FUN Designing activities for individuals with dementia can be challenging. This course gives examples and ideas for activities that work and involve residents, staff, and the community.

$12.95 Buy
Alzheimer's and memory care - Assessments & Care Planning, Part 1 This course addresses the importance of regular assessments of individuals and how these assessments can help with care planning.

$12.95 Buy
Alzheimer's and memory care - Assessments & Care Planning, Part 2 - Documenting Care Care planning is the next step that flows from the complete assessment or appraisal.

$12.95 Buy
Alzheimer's and memory care - Daily Care Skills, Part 1 Daily care skills are basic activities like bathing and dressing that people with Alzheimer’s have difficulty doing for themselves.  This course describes the best ways to assist in these skills, while still giving the resident independence and choice.

$12.95 Buy
Alzheimer's and memory care - Daily Care Skills, Part 2 This course continues with daily care skills, focusing on how you can assist with toileting and grooming without infringing on resident dignity and individuality.

$12.95 Buy
Alzheimer's and memory care - Environment IS Important, Part 1 While the physical environment is important in any home, it is especially important the living space of a person with Alzheimer’s. Learn how to create an environment that gives the appropriate amount of stimulation and calm for individuals with dementia, including specific details like color and room design.

$12.95 Buy
Alzheimer's and memory care - Environment IS Important, Part 2 - Creating a Calming, Restful Environment Understand the way a person with Alzheimer’s perceives the world through their senses and how you can keep their living environment from being too overwhelming or stressful.

$12.95 Buy
Alzheimer's and memory care - Getting a Diagnosis, Part 1 - What Families Should Know This course gives an in-depth discussion of the process for diagnosing Alzheimer's disease and dementia with important warning signs of the disease and primary causes.

$12.95 Buy
Alzheimer's and memory care - Getting a Diagnosis, Part 2 - Diagnosis & the Caregivers Role This course outlines the final process of diagnosing Alzheimer’s and focuses on the caregiver’s role in the life of a person with the disease.

$12.95 Buy
Alzheimer's and memory care - Helping Families Cope, Part 1 Alzheimer’s affects the individual as well as their family.  This course discusses the best ways to help families cope and understand memory loss.

$12.95 Buy
Alzheimer's and memory care - Helping Families Cope, Part 2 - Family Skills: Working Together Empathy is essential when dealing with the family of someone who has Alzheimer’s.

$12.95 Buy
Alzheimer's and memory care - Managing Behavior Challenges, Part 1 - Challenging Behaviors: Prevention Learn basic principles for preventing challenging behavior through communication with the resident and understanding their view of reality.

$12.95 Buy
Alzheimer's and memory care - Managing Behavior Challenges, Part 2 - Challenging Behaviors: Priorities & Protocol While preventing challenging behavior should always be the primary goal, when challenging behavior does occur it is important to know what your priorities and protocol should be.

$12.95 Buy
Alzheimer's and memory care - Managing Behavior Challenges, Part 4: After an Event This course on managing behavior challenges discusses the importance of verbal interaction and non-verbal intervention.

$12.95 Buy
Alzheimer's and memory care - Managing Pain in People with Memory Loss Learn about pain in people suffering from Alzheimer's and how to discover what’s wrong even if the person can’t directly tell you.

$12.95 Buy
Alzheimer's and memory care - Memory Loss and Aging, Part 1 - Signs and Symptoms This course describes the signs and symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease and how it affects the individual, as well as friends and family.

$12.95 Buy
Alzheimer's and memory care - Memory Loss and Aging, Part 2 - In Their Shoes: A Person's Perspective This course looks at the role of the caregiver as a helper and guide through the traumatic experience of memory loss.

$12.95 Buy
Alzheimer's and memory care - Special Consideration for Food and Fluids, Part 2 - Improving Diet & Nutrition This course offers quick tips for how to deal with different eating issues and nutritional needs as well as how to assess changes in eating habits that could be indica ...

$12.95 Buy
Alzheimer's and memory care - Special Considerations for Food and Fluids, Part 1 This course describes possible causes for weight loss and outlines strategies for preventing weight loss and improving nutrition.

$12.95 Buy
Alzheimer's and memory care - Wandering: Staying Safe Imagine yourself traveling to a distant planet light years away. This course addresses the wandering behavior that effects those with memory loss.

$12.95 Buy
Alzheimer's and memory loss - Managing Behavior Challenges, Part 3 - Challenging Behaviors: Violence & Aggression The goal of this course is to train you to know how to handle violent and aggressive behavior.

$12.95 Buy
Learning to Communicate This course focuses specifically on the difficulties of communicating with someone who has Alzheimer’s disease.

$12.95 Buy
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