Senior Caregiving Memory Care
This course covers the essentials of caring for seniors with memory loss. The course provides an introduction to memory care, covering the various types of memory loss, the causes of memory loss, and the importance of memory care for seniors. Throughout the course, you will learn about the essential qualities of a caregiver working with seniors with memory loss, including compassion, patience, and understanding. They will also learn how to communicate effectively with residents who have memory loss, using techniques such as validation and redirection.
The course also covers the practical aspects of memory care, including how to manage challenging behaviors, how to create a safe and engaging environment for residents, and how to work effectively with families and healthcare professionals.