Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Care Seminar
Exceed the Status Quo of Dementia Care
How to become a CDP
This is the required seminar for those pursuing CDP certification and who qualify through the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners/International Council of Dementia Care Practitioners.
The Certified Dementia Practitioner is a person who has met the highest standard in Alzheimer’s and Dementia Education. He/She is certified by the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners (NCCDP)/International l Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners (ICCDP).
Not interested in becoming a CDP,however would like to educate yourself of working with Dementia and Alzheimer’s patients then this class if for you as well.
How to become a CFR-DT
Contact us to have a class held on site. This class is a 4 hour seminar.
Who Should Attend?
The Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Seminar
All health care professionals and front line staff desiring to apply for a Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP) from the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners including, but not limited to CNA’s, home health aides, activity professionals, social workers, nurses, rehabilitation professionals, administrators, physicians, pharmacists, and dementia unit managers who provide direct care for dementia residents. This seminar is designed for all healthcare providers and any individuals who have a desire to increase their knowledge about Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease conditions. This seminar will empower staff and caregivers to have a better understanding of best care practices.
Certified First Responder-Dementia Trained, CFR-DT
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Susan Hudson, RDH,CFRDT,CADDCT,COTP, CCDPT
Is a Certified Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care Trainer for the International/National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners. Susan has worked within Senior Living Communities over the past 6 years. She also served as a clinical instructor in the dental hygiene program at CVCC. Susan has dealt first hand with dementia within her immediate family. She understands the challenges that face health care workers as well as family members.Susan is also a Certified Online Training Professional through the COTP. Susan has more than 25 years of experience as a registered dental hygienist and working with clients with dementia.
Susan has furthered her Dementia training to become a Certified First Responder Dementia Trainer. It is vital that our First Responders receive proper training to be competent and secure with their interactions with the dementia population.
Susan is excited to announce that she is now a Certified Correctional Personnel Dementia Trainer. She will be training throughout the country in Correctional Facilities.
“Susan’s passion for what she is doing, command of the material being presented along and her engaging personality made the day go by quickly.”
-Jimmy Stewart, Hearing at Home
8.0 Alzheimer’s/Dementia Care Seminar
8:00am Registration(final payment required)
8:30am Course Content Begins
1:00pm Course Content
5:00 pm Certificates Awarded
*Two breaks will also be provided
Tuition is $185.00 per person.
You will receive a syllabus, 3 ring binder with course content, a CDP application, and certificate of completion. You will receive a confirmation of your registration via email with directions to the classroom site.
A $45.00 non-refundable deposit is required at the time of registration, this will guarantee you a place in the classroom.
The remainder of $140.00 is due morning of the class payable by check or credit card. Notice of cancellations must be made in writing and received prior to one week of the seminar date to qualify for refund. Refund will not be issued to registered attendees who fail to show up and have not given notice of cancellation.
Substitutions may be made upon approval by Memory Consultants. Checks with insufficient funds will be charged a $35 service charge. No certification will be given to a participant who leaves early. We reserve the right to cancel, relocate, or reschedule class dates. If relocation is necessary, we will do everything possible to keep in the vicinity of original class location.
If you are pursuing a CDP, you will have 30 days to submit your application (additional fee) to NCCDP for consideration. Completion of this course does not guarantee certification; please refer to NCCDP website for criteria. Signature for credit card payment authorizes Memory Consultants to charge your credit card for the non-refundable deposit and seminar fee associated with the event.
-Terri Herrod Wilson, RDA,CDA,CDPMA,CDC-S,CDBS,FADAA
–Amy Reed, MT-BC, Recreational Director
–Michael J Combs, HIS
Hearing at Home
–Lee McCanless, PCA
–Claudia Harris, ALF Administrator
– Robin Lawson, Recreation Assistant
–Ashley Hurt, Activity Director
–Michael J Combs, HIS
Hearing at Home
–Terri Herrod Wilson RDA,CDA,CDPMA,CDC,CDC-S,FADAA
– Kevin Fehr,CSA