Working with Older Adults

Working with Older Adults

Working with Older Adults is a course designed for caregivers who aim to provide compassionate and effective care for the elderly population. The course focuses on understanding the unique needs and challenges associated with aging, as well as developing essential skills and strategies to support older adults in maintaining their independence, health, and overall well-being. By the end of this course, participants will be well-equipped to build strong relationships with older adults and create a positive caregiving experience for both the caregiver and the care recipient.

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Overview

Details
  • Lessons: 1
  • Number of tests: 1
  • Hours: 1.0 hours
  • Students who are studying this course: 264
What you will learn
  • Common health concerns in older adults
  • Effective communication with older adults
  • Strategies for promoting independence and autonomy
  • Recognizing and addressing age-related cognitive decline
  • Managing challenging behaviors in older adults
  • Identifying and preventing elder abuse
  • Addressing the emotional and psychological needs of older adults

Lessons

    • Preventing and Identifying Elder AbusePreventing and Identifying Elder Abuse
    • 6 mins
    • Exam- Working with Older Adults Exam- Working with Older Adults
    • 15 mins

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