Thursday, January 19
Understanding and Responding To Dementia-related Behaviors
Presented by Tessa Johnson, MSN, BSN, RN, CDP; Executive Director CountryHouse and Evergreen Dickinson, ND;
Volunteer Alzheimer’s Association – North Dakota Chapter.
This presentation will review the challenging behavioral aspects of Alzheimer’s disease and strategies to use to help address them. By the end of the program, you will be able to identify common triggers for behaviors associated with dementia, explain the process of assessing and identify challenging behavior, and list strategies to address some of the common dementia-related behaviors.
- Identify common triggers for behaviors associated with dementia.
- Explain the process for assessing and identifying challenging behaviors.
- List strategies to address some common dementia-related behaviors.