{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Behaviors Associated with Dementia

Purpose of Activity

To provide registered professional nurses with current information on cognitive impairment in older adults, along with suggestions for changes and interventions that can help providers avoid the behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. discuss the classic manifestations of dementia in general, as well as of the specific types of dementia.
  2. outline the goals, principles, and models of dementia care.
  3. plan the appropriate behavioral interventions for people who have dementia.
Price: $32.95

Credits:

  • ANCC 4.0 CH
  • DC - BON 4.0 CH
  • FL - BON 4.0 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
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This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia and Florida #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.
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The ANCC's accreditation status of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Department of Continuing Education refers only to its continuing nursing educational activities and does not imply Commission on Accreditation approval or endorsement of any commercial product.





Test Code: AJN0705B
Published: July 2005
Expires: 6/5/2020
Passing Score: 12/16 (75%)
Authors: Marianne Smith MS, ARNP, CS, Kathleen Buckwalter PhD, RN, FAAN
Topics: Dementia