Dementia Care: The Latest Non-Drug Strategies for Professional Nurses and Caregivers

recording Dementia Care: The Latest Non-Drug Strategies for Professional Nurses and Caregivers

You Will Learn:

  • First line, non-drug interventions to manage the symptoms of dementia
  • Specific cognitive and physical impairments associated with each stage of dementia
  • Methods for creating a safe environment for dementia patients
  • Techniques for communicating with dementia patients
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Learning to assess, and better manage the behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia is no easy task.

Yet, studies show staff trained specifically in dementia care are able to provide better quality of life for residents and have increased confidence, productivity and job satisfaction.

This 75-minute webinar explores the most current approaches in dementia care that are pliable enough to meet the diverse needs of today's patients.

Learning Objectives

This comprehensive, content-rich session presents practical advice on how to:

  1. Identify the clinical features that differentiate Alzheimer’s disease from other cognitive disorders,
  2. Understand dementia symptoms and why they are of particular concerns for providers,
  3. Equip staff with the tools and supports they need to provide top-notch care to their residents.

During this information-packed session, you will learn how to transform patient care with the latest techniques, and strategies for:

  • First line, non-drug interventions to manage the symptoms of dementia
  • Understanding the specific cognitive and physical impairments associated with each stage of dementia
  • Creating a safe environment for dementia patients
  • Communicating with dementia patients
  • Decreasing patient resistance
  • Dealing with caregiver stress
  • Using alternative interventions for patient care success
  • Finding the latest information and professional caregiver support resources

Product ID: 5856

Learn How to Better Manage the Behavioral & Psychological Symptoms of Dementia!

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Faculty

Laurie White
Laurie White
MSW, Dementia Care Consulting

Laurie has been a dementia specialist for 30 years years. Through her career, Laurie has been a clinician, educator, trainer, and an author. Laurie has worked extensively with people with dementia and their family members.

Learn How to Better Manage the Behavioral & Psychological Symptoms of Dementia!

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