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Understanding Young Onset Dementia

Course: #6863 Level: Intermediate 1 Hour 1228 Reviews
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When a person is younger than 65 years of age and experiencing memory difficulties, the concern is that it might be Alzheimers disease. Being proactive includes understanding the changes, connecting with appropriate resources and developing compensatory strategies.

Course created on December 8, 2014

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Course Type: Video, Audio

CEUs/Hours Offered: ASHA/0.1 Intermediate, Professional; Kansas LTS-S1370/1.0; SAC/1.0

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe common difficulties with memory and cognition in the earlier stages of young onset dementia.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to list strategies to assist with daily routines and other responsibilities.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to list resources to assist with long term planning.

Agenda

0-15 Minutes Introduction and overview
15-45 Minutes Issues and concerns
45-55 Minutes Strategies and resources
55-60 Minutes Conclusion; Q&A

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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Kathryn Kilpatrick has a private practice, website/blog and tv show and has authored therapy and informational materials, all of which deal with Alzheimer's dementia as well as related topics. She was paid an honorarium by SpeechPathology.com for this presentation. Nonfinancial: Kathryn is on the program committee of the Alzheimer's Association in Cleveland. Her mother lived with Alzheimer's for many years.

Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by SpeechPathology.com.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.

American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.

This course is offered for 0.1 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional Area)


Kansas Dept for Aging and Disability Services

Approved for 1 continuing education clock hour(s) for Kansas licensed Speech Pathologists by the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services. Long-Term Sponsorship number: LTS-S1370.

California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board: SpeechPathology.com is approved by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board as a Continuing Professional Development Provider, approval number PDP 268. This course may meet the requirements for 1 hours of continuing education credit for SLPs as required by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology and Hearing Aid Dispensers Board. The responsibility for determining whether or not this specific course counts toward an individual's requirements for license renewal is up to the individual. Please refer to the CA state board rules regarding allowable topics and self-study limits: http://www.speechandhearing.ca.gov/licensees/ce_req.shtml. Live webinars on SpeechPathology.com do not count as self-study courses toward California professional development requirements.


Speech-Language and Audiology Canada

Speech-Language and Audiology Canada

Clinically certified members of Speech-Language and Audiology Canada (SAC) can accumulate continuing education equivalents (CEEs) for their participation with SpeechPathology.com. One hour of coursework equals 1 CEE. All SAC members are encouraged to participate in on-going education.