Caring for a family member with Alzheimer's Disease can be very challenging, not only because the disease limits ability to communicate or understand, but also because of grieving the loss of the person you once knew.
People with Alzheimer's have no control over what is happening to them. They are not able to change their behavior. It is up to you and other family members to change and adapt.
This program will help you understand how to relate and communicate in new ways in order to create a higher quality of life for the person with Alzheimer's and yourself. Learn about effective responses to repetitive questions and aggressive behavior, use of language and other forms of communication.
Interviews with experts provide additional information about the disease and how to interact effectively.
Topics covered include:
Answering Difficult Questions
Use Of Language And Other Forms Of Communication
Program comes with support materials, which include outline, learning objectives, key points and definitions, test and answer key.
Total Course Time: 60 minutes (includes 30 minute DVD, support materials, review and testing)