Many changes happen to our brains as we age. What is normal brain health for most older adults? At what age do the changes begin? How do we know if there is something wrong like Alzheimer's disease? Join us for this interactive seminar on understanding typical brain changes that happen to everyone. This seminar will also cover symptoms that indicate a possible permanent or temporary dementia diagnosis and how to distinguish them from normal age-related brain health.
This course is suitable for both beginning and intermediate levels. There is an introduction to dementia and an overview which is necessary and appropriate for beginners. It also applies to intermediate levels expands upon the introductory level, focusing on the less common types of irreversible dementia that many geriatric social workers may have less familiarity with.
Jenerations Health Education, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0130. Participants are granted 1Contact Hours of Continuing Education*Live, on-line, self-study
Jenerations Health Education is an approved sponsor of the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners for continuing education credits for licensed social workers in Maryland. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this program.
Participant is awarded 1Category II Maryland Social Work CEUs
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