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Monday, September 11, 2023

2023 Alzheimer's Disease & Dementia Care Training Seminar

Start Date: 9/11/2023 9:00 AM CDT
End Date: 9/11/2023 5:30 PM CDT

Venue Name: BOS Center

1 Convention Center Plaza
Springfield, IL  United States  62701

Organization Name: Illinois Health Care Association

Ashley Caldwell
Email: acaldwell@ihca.com
Phone: (217) 528-6455

About the Event

Alzheimer’s and Dementia Training is a pre-requisite for anyone who would like to be a certified dementia
practitioner with the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners. This program is interactive and covers the following topics:
  • Intro to Dementia
  • Normal Aging vs Dementia
  • Communication, Feelings and Repetitive Behaviors
  • Wandering, Paranoia, and Hallucinations – How to re-direct
  • Intimacy, Sexuality, Negative Behaviors
  • Activity ideas and Memory Care Dementia Calendar
  • Staff and Family Relationships;  Stress and the Caregiver
  • Multicultural Considerations, Pastoral Care, and End of Life
Class size is limited to 50.

To find out more, click here to view the event flyer. 

Convention Attendee Discount

This training is being held in conjunction with the IHCA Annual Convention & Expo. Convention Attendees can save $100 on their registration fees for this training. To obtain the discount code to use during registration, contact Ashley Caldwell at acaldwell@ihca.com

Continuing Education

Illinois nursing home administrators, social workers and licensed nurses will receive 7 clock hours of continuing education for participating in this session. The Illinois Health Care Association is approved as a sponsor of continuing education by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.

Online Registration

Registration is Closed
Closed: 9/8/2023 4:00 PM

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