Early Dementia Screening and IDD Webinar

Methods and Techniques for Early Dementia Screening for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, sponsored by the American Society on Aging, will discuss various forms of dementia that are found in the Intellectual and Developmental Disability (IDD) field, the frequency of its occurrence and the importance of early detection. Also discussed will be the often-overlooked early signs, and techniques to incorporate the early dementia-screening tool into a routine healthcare regimen.

Participants in this free web seminar will be able to:

  • Identify three different forms of dementia;
  • List two commonly found signs of dementia in the IDD population; and,
  • Identify two ways to incorporate early screening for dementia into the routine healthcare assessment process.

Tuesday, March 7, 2017
10:00 am —11:00 am (Pacific)

Learn more and register here.



2017

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