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Caregiver Help: Sex and Dementia – New Free Limited Edition CEU from PDResources.org

01 Apr

Caregiver Help: Sex and Dementia

by Elaine K. Sanchez; Alex A. Sanchez, EdD

Free Video CE Course on Caregiver Help: Sex and Dementia

CE Credit: 1 Hour
Target Audience: Psychology | Counseling | Social Work | Occupational Therapy | Marriage & Family Therapy
Learning Level: Introductory
Course Type: Video

Caregiver Help: Sex and Dementia explores how Alzheimer’s and other dementia-related diseases impact the brain in ways that can cause some surprising, challenging and inappropriate behaviors. Some people with dementia may develop a heightened interest in sex – even to the point of aggression; experience a waning or complete loss of interest in sex; become addicted to pornography; lose the ability to understand what kind of behavior is acceptable; have a different perception of place and time and a different interpretation of reality from their caregivers; get agitated and upset when their caregivers don’t communicate with them effectively; and behave in ways that are confusing and upsetting to family members and professional healthcare workers. Even so, the patient deserves to be treated with respect and every effort should be made to maintain their dignity. The course video is split into 2 parts for your convenience.

Course #10-86 | 2015 | 55 minutes | 7 posttest questions

Monthly Special – Sale Ends 4/30/2015

Professional Development Resources is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists; the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC ACEP #5590);  the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB Provider #1046, ACE Program); the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA Provider #3159); the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR Provider #PR001); the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (#PCE1625); the Florida Boards of Social Work, Mental Health Counseling and Marriage and Family Therapy (#BAP346), Psychology & School Psychology (#50-1635), Dietetics & Nutrition (#50-1635), and Occupational Therapy Practice (#34); the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker & MFT Board (#RCST100501); the South Carolina Board of Professional Counselors & MFTs (#193); and the Texas Board of Examiners of Marriage & Family Therapists (#114) and State Board of Social Worker Examiners (#5678).

Source: http://www.pdresources.org/blog_data/new-free-video-ce-caregiver-help-sex-and-dementia/

 

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