Classroom Course » 2021 Spring Alzheimer’s Conference: Communication Comes Into Full Bloom - Online Series

Dates & Times:
May 06, Thursday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
May 13, Thursday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Hosted By:
Continuing Education Institute of Illinois

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Description:

This is your opportunity to gain the most up-to-date tools and strategies to support quality care of persons with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia types. Join us for a two day agenda to learn how to decode behavioral messages and identify methods to connect and communicate effectively. We’ll also hear from a panel of caregivers and Special Guest Illinois Lt. Governor Juliana Stratton, offering first-hand experiences and approaches.

Objective:
  • Describe strategies to help intervene with some of the most common behavioral challenges of Alzheimer’s disease.
  • Identify communication approaches that are effective through the stages of the disease.
  • Outline the challenges and choices of caregivers on a daily basis.
  • Define processes proven to provide quality of care for affected persons in any setting.
Intended Audience:

Counselors (Clinical/Professional)

Dietitians/Nutritionists

Marriage and Family Therapists

Nurse Practitioners

Nurses (RNs/LPNs)

Nursing Home Administrators

Occupational Therapists and COTAs

Physical Therapists and PTAs

Psychologists

Respiratory Care Therapists

Social Workers

Others (please inquire)


Certificates:
Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation details
Presenters:
 Panel of Caregivers 
 David Myers 
 Yolanda Simon 
 Lt. Governor Juliana Stratton 
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