This foundation course in dementia care training provides a framework for understanding Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias and their impact on cognitive function. Discover a powerful perspective that will help you create success for people with dementia. Identify person-centered care approaches for each dementia stage to promote the highest possible level of functionality. Learn strategies to enhance communication, minimize negative behaviors and support family members. When you complete this course and pass a free follow-up exam within six months, you’ll earn Dementia Care Specialist Certification. This abilities-based, person-centered training is pivotal for all health care professionals, front line staff, first responders and care givers. All materials included.