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Cognition and Memory Decline in the Aging Brain: Assessment and Intervention

Product #
1299PT
Type
PT/PTA
Hours
2
Approval Status
Price: $40

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Course Description:

Recent statistics show that more than 6 million Americans are currently living with some stage of Alzheimer’s Disease. We work with these patients in long term care, acute care, home health and even outpatient clinics.  How much do we know about the disease? Can we differentiate it from Mild Cognitive Impairment or even normal memory lapses?Maxwell Perkins, MS, OTR/L is here to help answer all your cognition questions. 
At the end of the course, you should be able to:
-Describe at least 5 normal versus abnormal memory deficits throughout the aging process
-Justify how frontal lobe/executive functions relate to cognitive/memory ability
-Identify at least four evidence-based resources related to memory/cognitive impairment that can be used for patient/caregiver education

Then join Maxwell Perkins, MS, OTR/L, as he advances the topic in: Effective Strategies to Address Cognitive and Memory Decline (Course #2)

Methods of Instruction:

Online audio/video course

Course Instructor:

Maxwell Perkins, MS, OTR/L

Target Audience:

Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapist Assistants and Athletic Trainers.

Educational Level:

Intermediate

Prerequisites:

None

Course Goals and Objectives:

At the completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  1. Differentiate between Alzheimer’s Disease, Mild Cognitive Impairment and Dementia
  2. Recognize the incidence and prevalence of AD
  3. Identify a normal memory lapse
  4. Identify problem solving Executive Functions and differentiate from Frontal Lobe Functions
  5. Recognize MCI/Mild AD Interventions for the home environment
  6. Identify characteristics of Mild AD
  7. Differentiate between stages of AD
  8. Recognize the role Cognitive Reserve plays in diagnosing AD
  9. Identify the statistics of accidents in older drivers and possible interventions
  10. Identify ideas for brain stimulation

Criteria for Obtaining Continuing Education Credits:

A score of 70% or greater on the post-test

ATC State Approvals

OT State Approvals

Alabama
Board Accepted, AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
Alaska
AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
Arizona
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Arkansas
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California
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Colorado
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Connecticut
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Delaware
AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
District of Columbia
AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
Florida
Florida Approved Online Interactive Via Live Chat
Georgia
Board Accepted, AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
Hawaii
AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
Idaho
AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
Illinois
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Indiana
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Iowa
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Kansas
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Kentucky
AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
Louisiana
AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
Maine
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Maryland
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Massachusetts
AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
Michigan
AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
Minnesota
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Mississippi
AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
Missouri
AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
Montana
AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
Nebraska
Board Accepted, AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
Nevada
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New Hampshire
AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
New Jersey
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New Mexico
AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
New York
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North Carolina
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North Dakota
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Ohio
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Oregon
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Pennsylvania
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Rhode Island
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South Carolina
AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
South Dakota
AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
Tennessee
AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
Texas
AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
Utah
Board Accepted, AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
Vermont
AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
Virginia
AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
Washington
Board Accepted, AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
West Virginia
Board Accepted, AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
Wisconsin
AOTA Approved Provider & Satisfies NBCOT Requirements
Wyoming
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PT State Approvals

Alabama
Board Accepted/Approved
Alaska
Approved
Arizona
Approved Category A
Arkansas
Arkansas PT Board Approved
California
Approved
Colorado
Approved- Meets CO DORA for Category 1
Connecticut
Board Accepted/Approved
Delaware
Approved
District of Columbia
Approved
Florida
Florida Approved for Online/Home Study
Georgia
Approved
Hawaii
Approved
Idaho
Approved
Illinois
Illinois Approved Provider (#216.000250)
Indiana
Approved-Category 1
Iowa
Board Accepted/Approved
Kansas
Board Accepted/Approved
Kentucky
Kentucky-KPTA Category 2
Maine
No State Requirements
Massachusetts
Approved
Michigan
Approved (Activity Code 1)
Minnesota
Minnesota PT Board Approved- Expires 5-11-24 - # 8296
Mississippi
Approved
Missouri
Approved
Montana
Approved Category A
Nebraska
Board Accepted/Approved
Nevada
Nevada PT Board Approved
New Hampshire
Board Accepted/Approved
New Mexico
New Mexico PT Board Approved- Expires 4-6-25
New York
Approved Provider
North Carolina
Approved
North Dakota
Board Accepted/Approved
Ohio
Ohio-OPTA Approved- Expires 4-4-24 - 23S0886
Oklahoma
Approved- Oklahoma Medical Board Via CE Broker
Oregon
Approved
Pennsylvania
Approved - (2GEN, 0DA)
Rhode Island
Approved
South Carolina
Board Accepted/Approved
South Dakota
No State Requirements
Tennessee
Board Accepted/Approved-Class 1
Texas
TPTA Approved/Accredited Provider # 2501036TX
Utah
Board Accepted/Approved
Vermont
Approved
Virginia
Approved-Type 1
Washington
Board Accepted/Approved
West Virginia
West Virginia PT Board Approved- Expires 12-31-24 - # ADVC-F24-12
Wisconsin
Approved
Wyoming
Board Accepted/Approved