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Seniors Mental Health -An Interactive Approach for Practice - Day 3 (North...

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Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care

500 Church St

Penetangeuishene, ON L9M 1G3

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This session is the final day of a 3 day certification program and reserved for regulated healthcare providers only! Upon completion professionals leave better prepared to confidently convey mental health symptons and concerns to health care providers.

Seniors Mental Health is a 3-day evidence based, interactive curriculum open to all healthcare providers who support seniors. The focus is on increasing learners' knowledge and provides care strategies related to dementia, delirium, anxiety, depression, psychotic disorders and personality disorders. This course is recommended but not limited to the following healthcare providers Nurse; Personal Support Worker; Occurpational Therapist; Social Worker; Recreational Therapist.

Price includes: 1 day workshop, all related materials, continnental breakfast and light refreshments during breaks.

LOCATION: Classroom AT- 602 A&B (Access to the classroom via the lower level of the Atrium Builiding.

PARKING: Visitor Parking is available via Lot A or Lot C only. Please be sure to park in a clearly marked Vistor spot. Failure to do so may result in your vehical either being ticketed or towed.

THE DAY WILL COVER:

1. Basic understanding of common geriatric screening tools for delirium, depression, alcohol use and cogitation.

2. Through reveiw of the North Simcoe Muskoka Specialized Geriatric -NSMSGS Antipsycholitc Tool Kit, which includes common neurolephtics, their side effects and therapeutic doses for seniors.

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Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care

500 Church St

Penetangeuishene, ON L9M 1G3

Canada

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