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Alzheimer's & Dementia | 1 Hour


Description
This course was designed to train administrators and or direct care staff the difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia. The terms “dementia” and “Alzheimer’s disease” can be confusing. Many people believe they are synonymous, but the two words mean different things. This course will provide an overview of the two terms and the difference between the two.
Content
  • section one
  • So Cal Training Introduction (2:29)
  • Dementia vs Alzheimer Disease (10:53)
  • How Alzheimer's Changes the Brain (3:59)
  • Check Your Knowledge #1 (2:00)
  • Causes of Dementia (10:09)
  • Check Your Knowledge #2 (2:00)
  • Section Two
  • Stages of Alzheimers (6:35)
  • Check Your Knowledge #3 (2:00)
  • Safe Work Practices for Caregivers (2:41)
  • Check Your Knowledge #5 (2:00)
  • How to Approach Residents (5:38)
  • Check Your Knowledge #6 (2:00)
  • How to Distract and Redirect (2:44)
  • Check Your Knowledge #7 (2:00)
  • It's Okay to Walk Away (4:34)
  • Check Your Knowledge #8 (2:00)
  • Stop and Assess (3:14)
  • Check Your Knowledge #9 (2:00)
  • Course Evaulation
  • Sources
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever