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NALP 102P - MEPAP I

Preparation in therapeutic activities. Meets the 90-hour course work requirements for NCCAP Certification. Certification also requires a concurrent practicum experience in a long-term care facility under the supervision of an accredited activity director. Topics include: the study of aging, special populations, adaptive activities, communication techniques, assessment, medical terminology, federal regulations and documentation. Also, medications and activities, managing socially inappropriate behavior, programming for people with low cognitive functional skills, organizing special events, intergenerational programming, professional development and community involvement. This course is a prerequisite for Activity Assistant Certification (AAC), Activity Director Certification (ADC) and Activity Consultant Certified (ACC). A requirement of State and Federal departments of health to direct the Activity Program.

Lecture
Days: Wed.
Begin Date: 2015-07-08
Times: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
RE01
Class Number: 2056
End Date: 2015-09-23
Krupa
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Building/Room:
Fee: $725
12 Sessions Contact Hours: 90 Textbook included in price of class

NALP 103P - MEPAP I - A

Preparation in therapeutic activities. Meets 45 of the 90-hour course work requirements for NCCAP Certification. Certification also requires a concurrent practicum experience in a long-term care facility under the supervision of an accredited activity director. Topics include: the study of aging, special populations, adaptive activities, communication techniques, assessment, medical terminology, federal regulations and documentation. This course is a prerequisite for Activity Assistant Certification (AAC), Activity Director Certification (ADC) and Activity Consultant Certified (ACC). A requirement of State and Federal departments of health to direct the Activity Program.

Lecture
Days: Wed.
Begin Date: 2015-07-08
Times: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
RE01
Class Number: 2192
End Date: 2015-08-12
Krupa
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Building/Room: MIDB000
Fee: $390
6 Sessions Contact Hours: 45 Book included in price of class

NALP 108P - Activities 101 BASIC

This is a 10-hour training program designed to provide answers for the HOW TOs and WHYs of a caregiver, volunteer or new activity assistant to immediately begin engaging the one they care for. This course covers the basics of activities and is a perfect introduction to activities for caregivers of all types. Topics covered include: What are Activities?; Activity Assessment Form; Sample Forms - Lesson Plan; The People We Serve; Communicating and Motivating for Success; How Do I Engage?; When Should I Do Activities?; Importance of Family Involvement; Resources This class is pre-approved by the National Certification Council of Activity Professionals and required for Home Care Certification (HCC).

Lecture
Days: Tues.
Begin Date: 2015-07-21
Times: 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
RE01
Class Number: 2069
End Date: 2015-07-28
Krupa
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Building/Room:
Fee: $150

NALP 145P - Dementia/Alzheimer's Seminar

Dementia/Alzheimer's Seminar This comprehensive seminar on Alzheimer's / Dementia will enhance your training. Course includes: * Diagnosis Prognosis and Treatment an introduction * Evaluation and test for Alzheimer's * Communication * Feeling and Repetitive Behavior and Paranoia * Wandering, Hoarding Behavior, Aggressive Behavior, Catastrophic Reactions * Sundowning and Hallucinations * Intimacy and Sexual Behavior *Depression * Personal care and bathing without a battle * Activity for Alzheimer's and Spiritual Care * Positive changes to their environment * Stress and the caregiver * Staff and family relationships and end of life issues * Guidance with the National Certification Application Upon completion of this seminar you are eligible to apply for Certification as a Certified Dementia Practitioner. You must meet the NCCDP requirements for certification. The application for certification is available at www.nccdp.org

Lecture
Days: Thurs.
Begin Date: 2015-07-23
Times: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
RE02
Class Number: 2072
End Date: 2015-07-23
Krupa
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Building/Room:
Fee: $149
Lecture
Days: Thurs.
Begin Date: 2015-06-04
Times: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
RE01
Class Number: 2010
End Date: 2015-06-04
Krupa
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Building/Room: MIDB330
Fee: $149
Contact Hours: 7 Includes: $42 program book, final exam, certificate and lunch Activity Professionals, Nurses (RN and LPN), Social Workers and Counselors

NART 137C - Optical Illusion Basket

This basket uses an 8x12 inch diameter handle and has a closed bottom. It is 10 ' inches long. The basket is woven with ' red dyed. Curls will be added.

Lecture
Days: Fri.
Begin Date: 2015-06-05
Times: 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
RE01
Class Number: 1994
End Date: 2015-06-05
Pflaum
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Building/Room: MIDB329
Fee: $54
Basket kit included. Please bring a lunch.