2019 Aging and the Special Needs of the Elderly for Direct Support Professionals

Instructor
Training & eTracking Solutions
Author
Ann Breihan, PhD
Start Date
11/12/2018
Duration
1 Hours
Price
10.00USD
Progress
0%
Description
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Course Description

In this course, we will discuss aging and the special needs of the elderly. You will learn about the aging process and how to help individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities age in the healthiest way possible. Once you have completed this course, you will be able to:

  • Define aging
  • Identify the single most important factor in aging
  • Identify physical changes that affect aging
  • Identify the effect of aging on the senses
  • Identify psychological changes that affect aging
  • Identify the effect of aging on the body systems
  • Differentiate Dementia form Alzheimer's Disease
  • Identify the stages of Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Define “Aging in Place”
  • Identify ways to create a supportive environment
  • Identify keys to aging well
  • Describe what creates environmental safety
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Average Rating 4.7


Reviews

Zaina Bent - 04/18/2019

good course

Jesse Herlihy - 04/16/2019

good

Gay Knott - 04/09/2019

Great

Sulaiman Kamara - 04/01/2019

good info

Tamara Coleman - 03/16/2019

Good infomation

Babalola Akinbode - 03/14/2019

Highly educating

Corrine Beach - 03/13/2019

Good

Samora Rhule - 03/13/2019

very informative

Chijae Lockley - 03/10/2019

allows you to read over your answers and correct them

Cierra McNeill - 03/03/2019

Very informative

Jonathan Moran - 02/25/2019

good learning

Lashae Kenly - 02/22/2019

great information

Queenline Bihsi - 02/17/2019

Good and meaningful

Naheemat Taoheed - 02/15/2019

Good

Tche Njokikang - 02/14/2019

Good

Omowummi Babatunde - 02/11/2019

good

Jessica Shabazz - 01/23/2019

Good

Auriel Williams - 01/16/2019

good

Gbenga Salau - 12/25/2018

great

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