Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Level I (4 hours)

A Certificate of Completion is earned. We cannot provide Occupational Therapy CEHrs for this course.

Instructor: Cherie Clark, MSW
(ALF 223)

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$

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Course access expiration
3 months from enrollment date

This training program has been approved by the State of Florida, Department of Elder Affairs and is in compliance with Section 429.178, F.S. and Rule 58A-5.0191(9) & (10), F.A.C. for Assisted Living Facilities.

This course will cover:

  1. Understanding Alzheimer's disease and other related disorders
  2. Characteristics of Alzheimer's Disease
  3. Communicating with Residents with Alzheimer's Disease
  4. Family Issues
  5. Maintaining an Appropriate Environment for Residents with Alzheimer's Disease
  6. Ethical Issues and Residents with Alzheimer's Disease

Course number: ALF AD 210. (approval letter)

Prerequisites

None.

Target Audience

Long-term care administrators and staff who have regular contact with or provide direct care to residents with Alzheimer's disease and other related disorders.

Completion Requirements

This 4 hour course is broken into 6 sections. You must start with section one before proceeding to the next. At the end of each section, you will be given a brief quiz to test your understanding of the material presented. Upon successful completion of this course and payment verification, the University of Florida will send a Certificate of Completion (PDF) via email.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the participants will be able to:

Learning Level

The information taught is appropriate for individuals who are seeking basic knowledge in caring for patients or residents with Alzheimer's disease and other related disorders.

Instructional Methods

This online course offers a web-based streaming audio presentation and Microsoft PowerPoint® slides.

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