$6.00 | CEU Hours:2.00 | Beginning*This course is not approved for NBCC renewal. Please see our NBCC category of courses here.
CEU Course Description
This course was developed from the National Institute of Health booklet which provides a general overview of various types of dementia, describes how the disorders are diagnosed and treated, and offers highlights of research that is supported by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke and the National Institute on Aging, both part of the National Institutes of Health.
CEU Course Objectives
1. Identify the primary risk factor for developing dementia.
2. Understand the role the tau protein plays in Alzheimer’s disease.
3. Become familiar with the symptoms and progression of several different forms of dementia.
4. Review why a person may slowly lose the ability to understand single words and sometimes to recognize the faces of familiar people and common objects.
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