Memory Care Activities

Course # 0056

Purpose

The purpose of this course is to introduce the learner to activities that may enhance or maintain memory.

Description

Memory Care Activities is a 1 hour continuing education course that examines memory care activities that can be used in senior care facilities to enhance memory. The course lists five brain functions related to memory, and reviews types of activities that may enhance or maintain memory. The course ends by listing and discussing strategies for planning activities based on the person, activity and approach.

Learning Objectives

1. List five brain functions related to memory 2. Review types of activities that may enhance or maintain memory 3. List strategies for planning activities based on the person, activity and approach

Criteria for Successful Completion

To receive continuing education credit for this program, you must complete the entire course, including registration, viewing the video program, taking the post-test and obtaining a score of at least 70% or better, and completing the program evaluation. (Social workers must obtain at least an 80% or better score.) If you do not score a 70% or better, (80% for social workers) you may take the exam again as many times as necessary to receive a passing score. When a score of 70% (80% for social workers) or better is achieved, you will be able to move forward to the evaluation and receive your certificate online.

This Course is Approved for the Following Professionals

Administrators Chaplains Dialysis Technicians Nurses Occupational Therapists Physical Therapists Speech Therapists

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