Dementia Management: Techniques for Staging and Intervention

Course: #9410Level: Intermediate2 Hours 644 Reviews
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This seminar provides an overview of types of dementia including characteristics at each stage, protocols for staging clients with dementia and related treatment strategies. Documentation and treatment planning based on dementia staging results is reviewed. Behavior management and communication strategies for this population are discussed as well as techniques for nursing to follow.

Course created on February 21, 2020

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Course Type: Video, Audio

CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.2 Intermediate, Category 1: Domain Of OT - Client Factors; CE Broker/2.0 Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), CE Broker #20-693399; IACET/0.2; NBCOT PDUs/2.5 Intermediate, Geriatrics

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to identify at least three stages of dementia including related behaviors and abilities.
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to identify at least two standardized assessments used to accurately stage residents with dementia.
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to identify at least four treatment interventions and activity adaptations for patients with dementia.
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to discuss at least two appropriate documentation strategies to reflect skilled intervention.

Agenda

0-5 Minutes Background, review of learning outcomes
5-15 Minutes Cognition
15-25 Minutes Dementia/Alzheimer’s overview
25-40 Minutes Dementia Stages
40-50 Minutes Staging Tools
50-85 Minutes Therapy Interventions
85-100 Minutes Documentation
100-115 Minutes IDT Techniques
115-120 Minutes Summary, Q&A

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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Kathleen D. Weissberg has received an honorarium for presenting this course. Non-financial: Kathleen D. Weissberg has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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American Occupational Therapy Association

American Occupational Therapy Association

OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved CE provider #7659 by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). This course is offered for 0.2 CEUs (Intermediate level, Category 1: Domain of OT - Client Factors Area). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.


CE Broker

CE Broker

OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-14558. This course is offered for 2.0 hours, Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct client/patient services in occupational therapy (SC) category/categories. If you are an OT/OTA in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, or South Carolina, CE Broker may be of interest to you.


International Association for Continuing Education and Training

International Association for Continuing Education and Training

continued, LLC, DBA OccupationalTherapy.com, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.2 CEUs for this program.


National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy

National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy

OccupationalTherapy.com is a NBCOT® Professional Development Provider. This course is offered for 2.5 NBCOT PDUs (Intermediate level, Geriatrics Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.