Certified Dementia Practitioner
Does your loved one have dementia? Do they need 24 hour care? Do you want to keep them at home? This can be a very hard and stressful situation. Let me take away some of the stress with managing your loved ones care. Whether it be companion care, or skilled care. Let me tell you a little bit about myself, my name is Dakota Miller and I am a Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP), and graduate nursing school in December. I have been a CDP for almost 2 years, and have worked with dementia for 3 years. I have done everything imaginable from companion care to 90 bed facilities with all different types of dementia. I have a lot of information that I can teach family members so we can coordinate care accordingly. If you have any questions or concerns please contact me. Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP) Benefits of Professional Certification The Certified Dementia Practitioner CDP is the earned credential that recognizes the highest standard in Alzheimer's and Dementia education and that CDP certification has been achieved. The National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioner (NCCDP) exists to establish credentialing mechanisms for validating proficiency in Alzheimer's and Dementia education and Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP) certification and certified NCCDP Alzheimer's dementia trainers and Certified Dementia Care Managers CDCM. The NCCDP organization ensures the highest standards in Alzheimer's and Dementia education through the Certified Dementia Practitioner certification process. The CDP certification demonstrates the achievement of specialized training in the areas of Alzheimer's and Dementia care. National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners (NCCDP) is committed to educational programs such as the NCCDP Alzheimer's and Dementia Staff Education Week Feb 14-21 and NCCDP Online University that inform Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP) professionals about new changes that influence the certification process. The benefits of Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP) certification are numerous to the health care professionals and front line staff. Health Care Professionals and front line staff who have taken the steps to complete comprehensive training in the area of Alzheimer's and Dementia Care and have completed certification have the necessary educational tools to provide care to Alzheimer's and Dementia patients. Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP) Certification is essential for today's health care professional and front line staff as the dementia elderly population continues to rise. CDP certification recognizes the need for standards in the area of Alzheimer's and Dementia education to provide quality services by trained health care professionals and front line staff in the area of Alzheimer's and Dementia. Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP) works to enhance the use of new methods, theories and tools related to Alzheimer's and Dementia care best practices. The NCCDP Alzheimer's and Dementia Care education and CDP certification provides recognition, competency and a commitment in the area of Alzheimer's and Dementia care. CDP certification can assist with job advancement. CDP certification promotes the need for education from which all health care professionals and front line staff can benefit. A Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP) completes extensive training in the area of Alzheimer's and Dementia. Each student during training receives resources in the areas of Alzheimer's and Dementia. These resources include key aspects of dementia care including communication techniques, disruptive behaviors interventions and tools for addressing concerns such as wandering, aggressive behaviors, poor nutrition and sexuality. There are numerous benefits to obtaining this professional credential both for you as an individual and to the health care organization. Health care professionals seek CDP certification for many reasons: Become a member of a respected organization that was founded in 2003...
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