Best Practices in Dementia Care Designation
This learning pathway provides comprehensive continuing education on practical strategies to support patients living with dementia, and their families. Clinicians can use CAPC Designation to demonstrate expertise in caring for patients with Alzheimer’s Disease and other dementias.
Disclosing a dementia diagnosis to patients and caregivers in a way that is sensitive, clear, and supportive.
Helping patients and caregivers understand challenges they may face as dementia worsens.
Enabling patients and caregivers to plan ahead for the financial, legal, and other impacts of dementia.
Assessing for caregiver burden and connecting caregivers to needed support systems.
Strategies for understanding and addressing the sources of behavioral symptoms for people living with dementia.
Addressing common sources of suffering for people living with dementia.
Addressing common sources of suffering for people living with advanced dementia.
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