If you work to provide support and care for someone with Parkinson’s, please join us for this day of training to increase your awareness and skill in managing the unique care needs of people living with a diagnosis of Parkinson’s. Designed to provide professional caregivers (staff in assisted living, nursing, rehab, adult foster care, and home health) with crucial knowledge that is specifically designed to be easily understood and applied in everyday situations. Approved for 5 CE’s for nursing home administrators.
Curriculum Units Covered:
- Overview of Parkinson’s Disease
- Medication Management
- Enhancing Communication & Swallowing
- Personal Care & Daily Living
- Neuropsychiatric issues in Parkinson’s disease
Workbooks, handouts and lunch are included. Full-day participation required for certificate of attendance.