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Dementia and Family Impact

  • Schoolcraft College 18600 Haggerty Road Livonia, MI, 48152 United States (map)

Course Description:

This course is designed to educate professional service providers who provide care to people with a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) or other dementia and/or their family members and care partners. When a family member is diagnosed with a debilitating disease, such as dementia, this often precipitates significant changes within the family structure and family conflict may ensue. Gain greater insight into how families mobilize around chronic illnesses and learn strategies to facilitate familial involvement and family harmony.

Course Link: http://www.alz.org/gmc

CE Value (credits): 2
CE Type: Standard

Sponsor Name:
Alzheimer's Association

Contact Information:
Michele Fuher
734-462-4584
mailto:mfuher@schoolcarft.edu