On-Demand CE Training

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

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Target Audience:

This course is targeted for social workers, case managers, nurses, and counselors.

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:

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

2 CREDIT HOURS APPROVED FOR:

Social Workers
ASWB ACE – 2 CE Credits
New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work – 2 Contact Hours
Case Managers
CCMC – 2 Contact Hours
Nurses
California Board of Registered Nursing – 2 Contact Hours
Counselors
NBCC ACEP – 2 Contact Hours
New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners – 2 Contact Hours

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.