Caring for a Person with Alzheimer’s Disease
3 Hours CE for only $20.25! (25% Off!)
This course is based on the public-access publication, Caring for a Person with Alzheimer’s Disease: Your Easy-to-Use Guide from the National Institute on Aging. The booklet discusses practical issues concerning caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease, including a description of common challenges and coping strategies. Advice is provided regarding keeping the person safe, providing everyday care, adapting activities to suit their needs, and planning ahead for health, legal, and financial issues. Chapters also discuss self-care for caregivers, sources of assistance for caregivers in need, residential options for care, common medical issues, and end-of-life care. This course is relevant to clinicians who work with elderly individuals, their families, and their caretakers.
- PET Scans May Help With Alzheimer’s Diagnosis (webmd.com)
- American Health Assistance Foundation Announces 19 New Grants for Cutting-Edge Alzheimer’s Disease Research; 22 Awards for Eye-Disease Research Also Announced (prweb.com)
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- Advances in research into Alzheimer’s disease (sciencedaily.com)