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At Wit’s End: Practical Strategies for Managing Challenging Behaviors in Older Adults

February 13 @ 9:00 am - 12:15 pm

JSSA Training Institute: Practical Strategies for Managing Challenging Behaviors in Older Adults

3 Continuing Education Credits

This CE training will provide participants with practical ways to approach challenging behaviors in older adults, including a strategy for assessing behaviors related to distress, pain, and dementia and other cognitive impairments; tips on motivating older adults to participate in their own care; and an understanding of the importance of optimizing function to one’s overall wellbeing. The session will include case studies and interactive activities to illustrate approaches.

Presenter: Erin Vigne, RN, MA

Erin Vigne has been an intervention nurse at the University of Maryland School of Nursing for more than 6 years and has a master’s degree in gerontology.

Presenter:

JSSA Training Institute


Details

Date:
February 13
Time:
9:00 am - 12:15 pm
Cost:
$65
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.jssa.org/professionals/training-institute/3-hour-ce-trainings/

Organizer

JSSA Training Institute
Email:
traininginstitute@jssa.org

Venue

JSSA, Ina Kay Building
200 Wood Hill Road
Rockville, MD 20850 United States
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