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Train Health Care Workers About Dementia

Our training materials help educators teach health care workers about dementia. This includes Alzheimer’s disease.

Can I use these training materials?

You can benefit from these training materials if you are:

  • Health professions faculty
  • A student
  • A primary care practitioner
  • A member of a geriatrics care team
  • A direct service worker

What do you include in the training?

We include more than 25 training modules. 

An overview of dementia and health care provider roles

We created 16 modules that focus on outpatient care. People living with dementia often stay in their homes during the early stages of the disease.

In each module, you will get:

  • A presentation
  • References
  • A faculty guide
  • Continuing education details

Diagnosing Dementia (PPTX - 3 MB)

Module 2: References (PDF - 366 KB)

Module 2: Faculty Guide (PDF - 533 KB)

Module 2: Continuing Education (PDF - 93 KB)

How providers address caregiver needs

There are four additional modules. They help providers understand and address caregiver needs.

Helping caregivers

These learning modules help caregivers of persons living with dementia. They teach them how to take care of their own health and cope with the challenges of caregiving.

Caregiver Self-Care (PPTX - 95 KB)

Module 4 Faculty Guide (PDF - 173 KB)

How to contact us

Email Nina Tumosa

Phone: 301-443-5626

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