A Glimpse into the World of Dementia (CE: 1.0)


With Alzheimer's and related dementias on the rise, individuals with cognitive impairments caused by dementia are meeting not just nursing staff, but a variety of healthcare professionals. The value of understanding Alzheimer's disease and dementia is immeasurable for staff at any level who care for persons who live with dementia.


Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the definition and symptoms of dementia.
  • Describe how dementia can affect a person's behavior.
  • Explain techniques for positive approach to care.
  • Describe how to effectively communicate with persons with dementia.



Sharon Young, PAC Certified Dementia Consultant

Launched: 2019