Thursday, February 27, 2020
Assessing and Treating Emotional, Mental, and Behavioral Changes that Accompany Cognitive Decline
This workshop will provide an understanding of each of the causes of cognitive decline and how they impact client outcomes. Presenter Sherrie All, Ph.D., will cover the following objectives:
- Evaluate the usefulness of cognitive screeners such as the MOCA and SLUMS versus when to refer out to a qualified neuropsychologist for a comprehensive neurocognitive assessment.
- Communicate how the manifestations of each cause of cognitive decline impacts identification and prognosis.
- Specify how effective communication strategies and behavioral intervention can improve client behaviors and wellbeing.
- Characterize how patient safety can be enhanced with strategies to redirect challenging behaviors and manage paranoia.
6 CEU’s available for LCPC/LPC, LCSW/LSW, LMFT/LFT, Nurses, and CADC.
The cost for non-KYC staff to attend this training is $100. KYC Staff can attend at no cost. Continental breakfast and coffee will be provided.
Please RSVP to Stephanie.
Date: February 27th, 2020
Time: 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Where: Kenneth Young Center’s Community Room
Kenneth Young Center — Community Room
1001 Rohlwing Road
Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007
Click here to view the flyer in a new window.