PRESENTING ELDER CARE TRAINING PROGRAMS AND DISABILITY AWARENESS DVDS FOR NURSING ASSISTANTS, LONG-TERM CARE STAFF, AND MORE…
VideoPress, a program of the University of Maryland School of Medicine, distributes elder care training programs and videos produced by MedSchool Maryland Productions. These DVDs address the needs of elderly and youth with disabilities. They support pre-service training and staff development of geriatric nursing assistants, certified nursing assistants and other staff working in long-term care, assisted living and senior day care. Some of the titles are excellent for support groups and public awareness programs. Video Press Elder Care training programs are used by thousands of community colleges, universities, and allied health programs as well as by long term care and assisted living
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“Alzheimer’s Assessment,” a DVD featuring Peter V. Rabins, MD, MPH, provides the unique experience of watching assessments of cognitive and memory decline in actual long-term care residents with Alzheimer’s disease. These assessments clearly demonstrate for nursing home staff why residents will need assistance with many activities of daily living and emotional support as their worlds are no longer what they believe them to be.
Topics: cognitive assessment, memory loss, dementia, alzheimer’s disease
Audience: allied health training programs, assisted-living/day care staff, family caregivers, support group