On-Demand CE Training

ODL 204: Perspectives From the Front Lines: What Helping Professionals Can Learn from a Care Partner

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Overview

How often do you look through the lens of the care partner or caregiver of your clients? This thought-provoking event will cover all topics of being a care partner to someone with dementia or Alzheimer’s. Lisa Marshall, author of “Oh Hello Alzheimer’s” will share her experiences through an interview-style event. Lisa will share her story, including diagnosis, early denial, progression of the disease, how Lisa and her husband coped, and even some of the horrible experiences they had with the healthcare system. As someone who lived through all the experiences, Lisa will also share practical tips that helped with the day-to-day care of her husband and herself. Lastly, Lisa will share where she is at in life today and how this road has changed her.

Course Objectives:

By the end of the session – the participant will be able to:

  1. Give examples of some practical strategies that could be used with clients
  2. Describe the prevalence rates of early-onset dementia and Alzheimer’s
  3. List signs and symptoms of early-onset dementia and Alzheimer’s

Continuing Education Offered:

Social Workers: 2 General Social Work CE credits (ASWB ACE and New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work )

Nurses: 2 Contact Hours  (California Board of Registered Nursing), 

Case Managers: 2 Contact Hours (CCMC),

Counselors: 2 Contact Hours (NBCC ACEP and  New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners )

Please make sure to check with your own state board to ensure the transferability of CE credit for an asynchronous course. Some state boards may place restrictions regarding the modality of training required for ethics credits to be awarded. If this training indicates ethics credits are available, please verify that your state allows them to be earned through an on-demand course format.

Board Information

Target audience: Social workers, case managers, discharge planners, nurses, counselors, and other healthcare professionals.

SOCIAL WORKERS: CEU Creations, #1239, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. CEU Creations maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: [11/22/2021-11/22/2024]. Social workers completing this course receive 2 General social work continuing education credits.

CEU Creations, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0616.  This activity is approved for 2 contact hours.

NURSES: 2 Contact Hours – CEU Creations is an approved provider of nursing CEs through the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider number: CEP16563. Nurses completing this course will receive 2 Contact Hours through the California Board of Registered Nursing. All states retain their own licensing authority through their own boards. Please make sure to check with your own state board to ensure the transferability of the CE credits.

COUNSELORS: 2 Contact Hours – CEU Creations has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6941. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified.  CEU Creations is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

CEU Creations, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors. #MHC-0199.  This activity is approved for 2 contact hours.

ODL 204: Perspectives From the Front Lines: What Helping Professionals Can Learn from a Care Partner