Memory Care: Vital Tools

1.75 CEUs

This course covers family needs and involvement as well as building skills in preventing and managing behavioral challenges.

 Course Objectives:

  • Skills for Dealing with Families
  • How to develop a strong, supportive Caregiver-Family team
  • What can cause the person with dementia to experience behavioral challenges
  • How to prevent behaviors from occurring
  • How to respond when a behavior does occur
  • How to create an appropriate plan to manage repeating behavioral challenges

Course Approvals:

  • NAB: This program has been approved for Continuing Education for 1.75 total participant hours by NAB/NCERS – approval# 20191022-1.75-A48125-DL – expires 10-22-2019.
  • California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians (LVN):#V-10621
  • Oregon Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators: 2007-040: General 6 Ethics:0
  • Michigan Department of Human Services: Approved for Adult Foster Care Administrators pursuant to Rules 400.14203 and 400.15203
  • Kansas Department of Health and Environment: Approval #: LTS -A1138 (Administration)

About the Instructor

sharon-brothersSharon K. Brothers, MSW brings over 30 years’ experience in senior care services to her passion as the founder and CEO of the Institute for Professional Care Education. Sharon has an advanced degree in social work and leadership experience in multi-state Assisted Living corporations. She has been a developer, owner and operator of dementia care assisted living communities and has deep expertise as an educator for all levels of staff within the care profession.