In-Person & Web Trainings 2017-10-24T14:38:51+00:00

In-Person & Web Trainings

Our experienced staff offers programs dedicated to helping healthcare professionals deliver quality care to people with dementia and their families. Training programs are tailored to those working in community-based, residential-care, and healthcare settings, including, but not limited to: providers, nurses, social workers, adult day service providers, activity staff, direct care providers, and administrators.

On-Site Trainings & Presentations

Our training modules consistently receive high satisfaction marks and demonstrate increases in professionals’ knowledge and skills. Programs may be customized to suit the learning needs of your staff.

Topics Include:

  • Fundamentals of Alzheimer’s and Related Dementias
  • Managing the Challenging Behavioral Symptoms of Dementia
  • Compassionate Communication for People with Memory Loss
  • Coping with a New Diagnosis
  • Caring for Families: Linking to Resources and Supports
  • Alzheimer’s Disease: Unique Considerations for People Living Alone
  • Care Manager Training
  • Dementia Care Specialist Training

Ready to learn? Contact the Professional Training Department at professionaltraining@alzgla.org

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Web-Based Trainings

Online training makes high quality dementia care training affordable, convenient, and accessible to healthcare professionals caring for people with dementia.  Web-based trainings provide sustainable opportunities for professional education and growth.

Self-paced modules, with continuing education contact hours for various professionals, are available.

Topics Include:

  • Fundamentals of Alzheimer’s for Healthcare Professionals
  • Effective Strategies for Managing Behavioral Symptoms of Dementia
  • Caring for Family Caregivers
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