Identifying, Understanding & Managing Difficult Behaviors

2.0 CEUs

This course is designed as an in-depth look into dementia and related disorders.

 Course Objectives:

  • To identify various Dementias, Alzheimer’s Disease and other Memory Impairments
  • To understand the most recurring difficult behaviors to manage in persons suffering from these impairments
  • An intervention which treats the difficult behavior as a system rather than as a random occurrence

Course Approvals:

This course is offered by Missouri Assisted Living Association (MALA) and MALA is an approved Training Agency for the Missouri Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators.

CE Broker Approved for Florida Long Term Care Administrators, Nurses, and Certified Nurse Aides as well as District of Columbia Certified Nurse Aides and Home Health Aides

NAB: This program has been approved for Continuing Education for 2.0 total participant hours by NAB/NCERS – approval# 20180713-2-A35521-DL – expires 07/13/2018, NAB approval# 20190713-2-A44325-DL – expires 07/13/2019.

About the Instructor

david-hahklotubbeDavid Hahklotubbe, MA. Master of Arts degree in Gerontology, Long Term Care Administration from San Francisco State University has been an administrator in many large facilities (80+ beds) with special units for those afflicted with dementia. David is the co-owner of Choctaw House, a 6-bed RCFE specializing in memory impairment, located in Napa, California. In addition, David is currently the host of a television show on elder care called "Successful Aging Today".