Tips for Caregivers of People with Alzheimer's
$3.00 | CEU Hours:1.00 | Beginning
Also approved for Oregon DHS providers AMH, APD and DD*This course is not approved for NBCC renewal. Please see our NBCC category of courses here.
CE Course Overview
This course is a support guide for caregivers of Alzheimer's patients. It offers "best practices" for people who have taken on the role of caring for someone with Alzheimer's disease. It includes ways to minmize stress and make the most of all of the situations such people encounter daily, such as communication, bathing, dressing and eating, and exercise. It covers how best to deal with common Alzheimer's patient issues, e.g., sleep problems, hallucinations and delusions, and wandering, as well as such topics as home safety and doctor visits.
CE Course Objectives
1. Know the best practices in home care for Alzheimer's patients.
2. Recognize and be prepared to cope with the many common difficulties of caring for someone with Alzheimer's.
3. Be able to adequately support someone caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's disease.
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