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Accessible Alzheimer’s Disease Modules (508 Compliant)

Online Modules

 

Keeping Medications in Mind: What are the Potential Risks and Benefits? (HP)

Tonja Woods, PharmD | March 26, 2013

1 Hour

Learning Objectives:

  • To provide an overview of the basic symptoms and causes of dementia, mild cognitive impairment, and Alzheimer's disease
  • Explain pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment options and strategies by comparing and contrasting the advantages and disadvantages

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Legal and Financial Next Steps of Alzheimer’s Disease

Larry Kloster; Drew Perkins | October 30, 2012

1 Hour 50 Minutes

Learning Objectives:

  • To increase awareness of legal and financial resources that healthcare providers can share with patients
  • Increase familiarity with legal and financial issues common to patients with dementia
  • Increase healthcare professionals’ capacity to hold discussions with patients about legal and financial matters and resources in the context of impending chronic illness, such as dementia

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Understanding Alzheimer's Patients' Needs and Supporting Family Care Partners

Carol Taylor, LCSW | October 15, 2012

1 Hour

Learning Objectives:

  • To describe the issues and challenges the caregivers face
  • Highlight the importance of addressing their own needs for caregivers; and discuss the importance of using available family, community, and other networks and resources for this purpose

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