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Dementia Care Training

Dementia Care Training for Professional Caregivers Workshop

Working with people who have dementia is about more than redirection. It’s about understanding and interacting with another human being. The Alzheimer’s Association has received a generous three year gift to present a quarterly, free, one-day workshop* in Louisville to help professionals who encounter the joys and challenges of caregiving every day.

The first offering of this workshop - Louisville on Jan. 18, 2018

This workshop will help:
  • Identify stressors
  • Decode verbal and behavioral messages
  • Connect more effectively
*CEU’s pending 

Quarterly offerings will be available thereafter in April, July and November. Don’t miss out on this free training opportunity. Detailed information coming soon.

To register call 800.272.3900.

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In-Service Programs

Web-Based Training Programs

Dementia Care Training

Alzheimer's Association essentiALZ is an online individual dementia care certification program that provides recognition for knowledge of quality dementia care practices.
http://www.alz.org/essentialz

CARES®

CARES online training, developed collaboratively by the Alzheimer's Association and HealthCare Interactive, is a person-centered, easy-to-remember approach to caring for an individual with dementia at any stage of the disease. The CARES training modules use a wide variety of interactive techniques, featuring demonstrations by real CNA's and staff members working with actual people living with dementia. CEUs are available for CARES dementia Basics & Advanced Care online training.

Programs include:

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Alzheimer's Association

Our vision: A world without Alzheimer's disease®.
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.