Dementia Capable Care Training
Building a team that delivers the gold standard in dementia care starts with our Dementia Capable Care– Certified Instructor training. This three-day, train-the-trainer course equips you with the knowledge and tools to train your staff to be competent in dementia care. This includes education on how to plan activities for all stages of dementia, how to optimize function and quality of life for those in your care, and how to prevent and de-escalate challenging distress behaviors. With strategies built from cohesive, evidence-based models, this program provides effective non-pharmacological behavior intervention and dementia care techniques to help your organization meet and exceed new regulatory compliance in dementia care and behavioral health.
Learn more at www.crisisprevention.com/dcctraining and find an upcoming training near you.
Dementia Capable Care Products
Dementia Care Specialists offers a variety of Dementia Capable Care products and resources for senior care staff and activity professionals. You can find all of our dementia care products here. Be sure to check out these customer favorites:
Activity Planning Book: With more than 75 activities adapted for Early, Middle, Late, and End Stage dementia, this is a necessary tool for any long-term care, dementia-focused living environment. [Item Number: PBOK0027]
DVD: Dementia Capable Care – A Best Abilities Approach: This inspiring DVD provides education about Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias and demonstrates the abilities and deficits associated with each stage of dementia. Watch and learn as Kim Warchol, OTR/L, and Caroline Copeland, OTR/L, lead ADL and leisure activities at adapted levels to promote successful participation and maximum functional levels. This helpful staff training tool includes handouts and pre/post tests for participants. [Item Number: DVDS0063]
The Garden Book – Stage-Specific Therapeutic Gardening Activities for Older Adults and Persons with Dementia: This collection of gardening activities is one of our most popular tools for activity professionals and therapists. Each gardening activity includes a complete description, a list of needed supplies, and directions on how to adapt the activity for each stage of dementia. [Item Number: PBOK0032]
ICan Software Solution: An innovative software technology that gives users the ability to easily plan, record, report and track person centered activities. Call or email us to schedule a free demonstration.
Want to learn more? Call 877.816.4524 or email DCSsolutions@crisisprevention.com