Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia
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As the number of older adults with dementia continues to skyrocket, every health care professional needs accurate, up-to-date knowledge of these conditions, their prevention, and possible treatments. This course discusses essential aspects of the diagnosis, assessment, and interventions of Alzheimer s disease and the syndromes of dementia and mild cognitive impairment. It reviews the diagnostic criteria from the National Institute on Aging, Alzheimer's Association, and the DSM-5 and provides a broad range of treatment options, including psychosocial, educational, and lifestyle interventions.
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- describe Alzheimer's disease and dementia
- discuss theories of Alzheimer's disease and dementia
- explain how to diagnose Alzheimer's disease and dementia
- describe treatment options for Alzheimer's disease and dementia
Description of Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia:Theories and Models of Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia:Diagnosis and Treatment Indications:Treatment of Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia
This organization, CE4Less, provider #1115, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association Of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education ACE) program. Ce4Less maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 8/8/2018-8/8/2021. Social workers should contact their regulatory board To determine course approval. Social workers participating In this course will receive continuing education clock hours.
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