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This course is for caregivers, resident managers, and providers in long term care settings. You will obtain an introduction to the different types of dementia.  Learn how to:

  • Set the Tone when dealing with clients with Dementia.
  • Working with Families.
  • Sexuality and Intimacy in dealing with dementia.
  • Medications, Treatments and Therapies.
  • Activities of Daily Living.
  • Communication with People who Have Dementia.
  • Trauma Informed Care.
  • Approaching Challenging Behaviors.
  • Tips for Dealing with Specific Challenging Behaviors

Dementia Specialty Training Program Overview:

  • This program is DSHS Approved Dementia Level 1, Specialty Training. Classroom only:
  • Dementia Specialty Training is offered weekly. Schedule will be posted on our calendar. Call/Email us today to schedule your spot.
  • Training is a 1 day classroom from 9am to 5:30pm.
  • There will be a written exam at the end which must be passed with 80% or higher.
  • Students that fail the exam will be notified and retesting can be scheduled within 30 days.

Certificate Achieved

Upon successful completion of the course, students will receive DSHS approved 8 hour Dementia Level 1, Specialty certificate which can be used:

  • To meet job requirements for Assisted Living Facilities, Adult Family Homes or Home Care Agency.
  • To count toward population specific training hours (8 hours).

To Reserve a Seat Call 206-306-6588



Location: Seattle, Tacoma, Bellevue

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