Monthly Archives: April 2016
Join us for the 29th Annual Association of Director’s of Nursing Administrators’ (NADONA) Conference, Austin TX, June 25th 2016.
The NCCDP will be hosting the Certified Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care Trainer (CADDCT) seminar. Take advantage of the reduced rate of $1900.00 per-person (normally $2800.00 per-person) For attendee and CADDCT registration forms visit: http://www.nadona.org/events/register-now-2016-nadonas-29th-annual-conference-austin-tx
Don’t Miss the Alzheimer Association’s NE Region Spring Education Conference, May 26, 2016, Wilkes-Barre, PA.
This is a great opportunity! Issues to be addressed include: 21st Century Cognitive Care, LGBT Aging Issues, Family Care Giver Experience, and much more! Register here: http://www.alz.org/pa/documents/2016_spring_NE_brochure3-30-16.pdf
“Helping Dementia Caregivers Improve Quality of Life,” Lesley University 4/14/16
Joshua Freitas has dedicated his life to helping those with dementia. He is an author and esteemed long-term senior care professional. Read more about Freitas, NCCDP’s Educator of the Year, in this insightful article: http://www.lesley.edu/news/2016/04/student-joshua-freitas-named-educator-of-the-year/
Chiltern Music Therapy, Servicing London and its Surrounding Counties, is a Not-For-Profit Organization that is used in Long-Term Care Facilities.
“We pride ourselves on using evidence based practice and are dedicated to providing measurable and tangible outcomes for all client groups. At the heart of our work is our aim to provide an inclusive service,…
Join us for the NADONA/LTC National Conference, June 24-29, Austin TX.
The NCCDP will be hosting the Certified Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care Trainer (CADDCT) seminar on 6/25. Learn more and register: http://www.nadona.org/events/register-now-2016-nadonas-29th-annual-conference-austin-tx
“Former Player Files New Lawsuit against NFL over CTE Link” CNN.
“A former NFL player is suing the league, seeking $5 million after he was preliminarily diagnosed with chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE.” http://www.cnn.com/2016/03/29/health/nfl-cte-scroggins-lawsuit/
Argentum Update: “Older Americans Act Heads to President’s Desk”
“The Senate passed a House-amended version of the OAA Reauthorization Act of 2015, which aims to deliver social and protective services to older adults through 2018.” http://www.alfa.org/News/4965/Older-Americans-Act-Heads-to-Presidents-Desk