Dementia - Best Clinical Practices

RMTBC ACCESS 0 Credits | taught by Yvonne Poulin

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.

Yvonne Poulin
Yvonne Poulin
Director, 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

dementiacareexpert@gmail.com

Course Curriculum

INTRODUCTION
05:01
Welcome Video
Disclaimer
Course Objectives FREE TRIAL
Course Provider FREE TRIAL
Course Instructions
DOCUMENTS (must be viewed, printing is optional)
Warning Signs - Single Page FREE TRIAL
Client Interview
10 Warning Signs - Brochure FREE TRIAL
Heads Up for Healthier Brains - Brochure
Lesson 1 - PREPARE
08:35
Define Dementia
Memory loss FREE TRIAL
Explain Dementia
Discuss Dementia
Irreversible Dementias
Quiz #1
Signs and Types of Dementia
Lesson 2 - PREVENT
06:56
Reversible Conditions
Statistics
Prevention
Manage Clinic
Quiz # 2
Statistics and Prevention
Lesson 3 - ASSESS
06:05
Early Stage
Middle Stage
Late Stage
Interview Objectives
Lesson 4 - REPORT
07:09
Interview Scenario Video
Routine Update
Lesson 5 - RECORD
03:18
Obtain Consent
Clinical Note
Record Findings
Self - Evaluation Survey
00:43
Evaluate Your Knowledge
Course Completion Video