Hear It, See It, Do It: Making Your Dementia Training Stick – June 30, 2020
Dealing with Family Caregiver Denial – July 7, 2020
Helping Families with Challenging Roles – July 17, 2020
Dual Diagnosis: Down Syndrome & Alzheimer’s: the Role of Family Care Partners – July 27, 2020
Understanding Apathy – August 7, 2020
Respond -vs- React – August 12, 2020
Home or Institution? – Making a Person Centered Home – August 28, 2020
Which Training is Right for You
The Institute for Excellence in Memory Care wants you and your staff to have the tools to succeed in the ever changing Memory Support field. This is why we are committed to providing cutting-edge, high quality memory care training for you and your staff. Classes listed below are in date order. Click on class title for more information and to register.
In order to provide the best experience for you and your staff, we have determined the levels at which our training content and materials are developed and presented.
Beginning level courses may provide an introduction to a content area and may include information about a particular condition, treatment method, or issue. Learning objectives involve learning and comprehending content. Courses are appropriate for new graduates or individuals who have recently changed fields of practice.
Intermediate level courses provide information that builds on knowledge practitioners with some experience already have. These courses focus on skill-building or adding knowledge, possibly following a brief overview of basic information. Learning objectives involve using information in concrete situations and understanding underlying structure of the material. Courses are appropriate for individuals with a year or more experience in the relevant field of practice
Advanced level courses provide content for participants who have been working in the content area and have a clear understanding of the issues. These courses cover and address the complexities involved in the work. Learning objectives involve synthesizing material to create new patterns or structures or evaluating material for a specific purpose. Courses are appropriate for individuals with several years of experience in related work. Level of education may be relevant in cases such as advanced clinical skills training.
REAL Services (Parent company of The Institute for Excellence in Memory Care) is approved by Indiana State Board of Health Facility Administrators to sponsor continuing education credit under the CE Sponsor –HFA license # 98000594A
The Institute for Excellence in Memory Care (provider #1713), is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. The Institute for Excellence in Memory Care maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period : 06-14-2019 – 06-14-2020. Social workers completing this course will receive corresponding (General) Continuing education credits indicated for each class description.