"After taking this course, I feel more empowered to evaluate and refer my elderly dental clients to their physician when indicated. I believe in early detection and prevention, and this course has made it simple and easy to recognize the difference between normal aging and signs of cognitive impairment." - Laura Silvestre
COURSE DESCRIPTION :
This relevant and engaging 1-hour course will empower you to:
- Prepare for the needs of your aging clientele
- Understand the causes and types of dementia
- Recognize warning signs and symptoms of dementia
- Promote active aging and brain health
- Broach this topic using an effective interview model
- Assess your client's general bio-psycho-social health
- Report to a physician when indicated
- Record your findings in a professional and secure manner
This course is available to you for 30 days regardless of when you complete.
Click on this video to learn details about Yvonne and Vancouver Dementia Care Consulting.
Yvonne is an Elder Planning Counselor who is passionate about creating dementia-friendly communities through education and empowerment.
Her courses are fun, informative, and particularly useful for persons who treat or advise elderly clients.
Yvonne Poulin, RMT,EPC