Living with Dementia: Course Introduction

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ZZ

Apr 25, 2019

I felt this course expanded the information I already understand regarding dementia care. I have already implemented several things learned from this course in the memory care unit I lead in a SNF.

EM

Jul 19, 2020

I really learned so much in this course that will help me towards the care for my mother and also about how the country I live in helps towards improving on Dementia care for so many others.

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About Dementia

In this module, we introduce learners to dementia. We present a socio-ecological framework for understanding the live experience of dementia and by which this course is organized. We discuss the global impact, pathophysiology, and stages of dementia.

Taught By

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    Nancy Hodgson, PhD, RN, FAAN

    Adjunct Instructor

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    Laura N. Gitlin, PhD

    Professor

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