Certified Dementia Connections Facilitator Training
Are you interested in empowering individuals living with dementia to fill their days with meaning, purpose and engagement?
Join Inspired Memory Care’s trainers to increase your proficiency with empowering individuals living with dementia to enjoy their fullest lives. Techniques emphasize creating opportunities for independence, conversation, social roles, connection to peers and the community, and minimizing distress.
courses are limited to 16 participants to facilitate collaboration and interaction in the classroom.
If you are interested in Continuing Education credits for this training, please contact IMC for more info.
About this Training:
Day I (9:00am-5:00pm):
Participants are introduced to key concepts of partnering for collaboration in the care of persons living with a dementia, to support an active and meaningful lifestyle.
Day II (9:00am-5:00pm):
Participants incorporate techniques and explore resources to develop increased self awareness within their practice, a non-pharmacologic approach to distressing behaviors, and strategies to enhance active participation, leadership, and quality of life for persons living with dementia.
One case study to share with the trainers
13 hours of classroom training with Inspired Memory Care’s principal trainers
Three video consent forms and three 30-minute, videotaped interactions demonstrating appropriate application of techniques with post-critique.
First video due within one-month post-training
Second video due within two months post-training
Third video due within three months post-training
The Belvedere Hotel
319 W 48th St, New York, NY 10036
June 11, 2020 – June 12, 2020
8:30am: Registration on both days
9am-5pm: Classroom Instruction
Participants must attend the full instruction time in order to qualify for certification.
This certification training is not intended to certify the participant as a trainer of the content learned.
Individual Participant Fee: $750
Two Day Training (including:
Continental breakfast, lunch and afternoon refreshment included each day
Three Follow Up Video Sessions & Post Critiques
One Participant Manual
One programming product for use with your clients and/or residents
Complimentary admission to Inspired Memory Care continuing education webinars
Qualifications for Registration:
For more information email at email@example.com or call 917-705-8260.
Completion of Application
10 contact hours of continuing education with an emphasis on memory impairment
About Inspired Memory Care:
Inspired Memory Care (IMC) is founded on the belief that people with and without memory impairment should have access to life-enriching, esteem-building experiences, sharing their wisdom and pursuing their passions each day. Meeting the challenges of aging and disease-related memory impairment can sometimes make it difficult to achieve this quality of life. IMC provides training and consulting services to support organizations with bridging the gap gracefully and efficiently. We empower the individual with memory impairment and his or her care partner to stay creative and connected over time.
Deadlines and Cancellations: Should you be unable to attend the course after registering, you must notify IMC no later than June 1st, 2020, via phone or email in order to receive a 75% refund. Registrants who cancel after June 1st, 2020, or are no-shows will be held responsible for the full amount of their registration fee.
Although no credits or refunds will be available after June 1st, 2020 organizations may choose to send qualified substitutes, pending IMC approval and space permitting. Substitutes must:
Submit a completed application to IMC,
Receive approval from IMC for attendance at least 5 business days in advance of the course