Strategies for Success
There is a rapidly growing number of persons with dementia in our nursing homes, assisted living facilities, hospitals, and communities. One out of 8 people over the age of 65 have Alzheimer’s Disease in the United States today. Understanding the stages of dementia and their impact on cognition, communication and functional abilities is imperative to any rehabilitation practitioner working with an elderly population.
During this webinar we highlight specific strategies for assessment and intervention leading to successful outcomes for any rehabilitation practitioner working with an elderly population.
Download this webinar and discover how to:
- Identify the seven stages of Dementia
- Asses the characteristics, functional abilities, and memory capability of specific stages and their impact on the rehab process
- Demonstrate understanding of each stage as it relates to assessment and treatment interventions for rehabilitation
- Explain common evidence based intervention strategies for rehabilitation