Course Learning Objectives/Outcomes
Social Worker CEU, Psychologist CE, Counselor CEU, MFT CEU
By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Explain four basic rules for positive interactions.
-Explain five steps regarding analyzing behavior.
-Explain 9 steps for managing catastrophic reactions.
-Explain three factors regarding excess disability concerning dementia related cases.
-Explain two important aspects of care for the caregiver.
-Explain three basic steps to the application of cognitive retraining techniques.
-Explain six domains of validation.
-Explain seven components of the complementing team approach.
-Explain the eight most common behavioral problems in dementia.
-Explain three components of the SET intervention approach.
-Explain four uses of music with clients with dementia.
-Explain why it is difficult for a caregiver to eliminate contact with sources of nonsupportive interactions.
"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."