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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: Mon.
Begin Date: 01/12/2015
Times: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
RD01
Class Number: 5285
End Date: 04/06/2015
Krupa
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Building/Room: MIDB000
Fee: $725
Instructor: Jennifer Krupa, CADDCT, ACC/EDU, CDP, AC-BC Class WILL NOT be held on 1/19 (12 Sessions)
Lecture
Days: Mon.
Begin Date: 01/12/2015
Times: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
RD01
Class Number: 5285
End Date: 04/06/2015
Krupa
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Building/Room: MIDB330
Fee: $725
Instructor: Jennifer Krupa, CADDCT, ACC/EDU, CDP, AC-BC Class WILL NOT be held on 1/19 (12 Sessions)

NALP 131P - Family Finesse

This session will demonstrate how to include families in the provision of person centered care. You will explore techniques to increase family involvement. Participants will be introduced to finding key assessment information that will aid in developing a Life story, spiritual assessment, behavior patterns, customary routine, sociogram and a person centered profile. Learn how developing and increasing the family involvement ties directly in to the new CMS interpretive guidelines. Investigate techniques to educate families on dementia and Alzheimer's care. Topics explored will include developing a therapeutic milieu, how to have a good visit by Improving communication and therapeutic activities that families can do with residents.

Lecture
Days: Fri.
Begin Date: 02/27/2015
Times: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
RD01
Class Number: 4618
End Date: 02/27/2015
Krupa
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Building/Room: MIDB000
Fee: $75
Instructor: Jennifer Krupa, CADDCT, ACC/EDU, CDP, AC-BC Contact Hours; 5.0 Includes a working lunch

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: Mon.
Begin Date: 04/20/2015
Times: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
RD01
Class Number: 4617
End Date: 04/20/2015
Krupa
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Building/Room: MIDB000
Fee: $159
Instructor: Jennifer Krupa, CADDCT, ACC/EDU, CDP, AC-BC Contact Hours: 7 Includes $42 program book, final exam, certificate and lunch Activity professionals, nurses, RN, LPN, social workers and counselors

NART 117C - Spring Fling Basket

The base measures 6" x 6" with a 6" x 20" D handle. Color of flowers may vary. Basket will hold TP, yarn, etc. Beautiful decorative front.

Lecture
Days: Fri.
Begin Date: 03/06/2015
Times: 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
RD01
Class Number: 4641
End Date: 03/06/2015
Pflaum
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Building/Room: MIDB329
Fee: $40
Contact Hours: 5.0 Deadline to Register: February 27 Basket kit included

NART 129C - Lydia's Basket

This basket has a 5" x 10" oval base and has some space dyed reed. A 6" round top handle will be attached just before finishing. Can be used for an Easter basket or whatever you desire.

Lecture
Days: Fri.
Begin Date: 02/06/2015
Times: 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
RD01
Class Number: 4642
End Date: 02/06/2015
Pflaum
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Building/Room: MIDB329
Fee: $40
Contact Hours: 5 Deadline to Register: January 30 Basket kit included

NART 144C - Handwork Basket

A large basket with an 11" X 18" closed bottom base. This 11" high basket uses a D-shaped handle and has dyed reed and braided seagrass. You will want to pass this down to your children. Great for needlework, magazines, blankets, etc.

Lecture
Days: Fri.
Begin Date: 01/09/2015
Times: 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
RD02
Class Number: 5286
End Date: 01/09/2015
Pflaum
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Building/Room: MIDB000
Fee: $62
Contact Hours: 6.5 Deadline to Register: December 31 Basket kit included Bring a packed lunch

NCIS 100C - iPad Basics

No experience is necessary to learn the basic functions, setup and management of the iPad. See examples of how your iPad can be used to get the news, watch movies, communicate with others and more. The content of iPad basics will be based on the newest version of software, iOS 7. Other versions will be addressed as needed. Class will include handouts.

Lecture
Days: Fri.
Begin Date: 01/23/2015
Times: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
RD01
Class Number: 4649
End Date: 01/23/2015
Settle
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Building/Room: MIDB313
Fee: $14
You may bring your iPad

NCIS 108C - iPad Tips & Tricks

Now that you understand your Apple hardware, spend two hours using it for communication. We will use Siri to go over FaceTime, AirPlay, camera and e-Mail. Class requires an IOS Version 7 or later device with camera (iPad, iPod or iPhone) updated to the latest software version. Outline will be provided. Call for requirements and assistance. Not intended for Android or Windows devices. Suggested that you take the first iPad class.

Lecture
Days: Fri.
Begin Date: 02/20/2015
Times: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
RD01
Class Number: 4650
End Date: 02/20/2015
Settle
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Building/Room: MIDB000
Fee: $14
You may bring your iPad

NCLL 130C - Getting Started in Medicare

If you are approaching age 65, or going on Medicare for the first time, this is your opportunity to gain a basic understanding of how Medicare works and how it affects you. You will learn what Parts A,B,C and D cover and what is not covered. You will learn the difference between a Medicare Supplement and a Medicare Advantage Plan. This class is designed to make Medicare easy to understand to get all of your questions answered before you need to register for it.

Lecture
Days: Wed.
Begin Date: 01/28/2015
Times: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
RD01
Class Number: 4724
End Date: 01/28/2015
Staff
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Building/Room:
Fee: $10
Instructor: Laura Mutsko, Mutsko Insurance Service
Lecture
Days: Mon.
Begin Date: 03/09/2015
Times: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
RD02
Class Number: 4725
End Date: 03/09/2015
Staff
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Building/Room:
Fee: $10
Instructor: Laura Mutsko, Mutsko Insurance Service

NCLL 292C - Retirement Planning Today - New!

Everyone needs to plan for retirement, and once you retire, you need to ensure your plan stays on track. Retirement planning has taken on a much greater importance as people are living longer and retiring earlier, and many view retirement as a new and fulfilling chapter to their life. Making your money last throughout retirement has never been more challenging. During this 2-session course, you will learn how to define retirement goals and return from the class with practical information you can apply immediately in your personal lives. This educational course covers the complete planning process including retirement lifestyle planning, income planning, strategies to manage investment risks, how to invest in and take money out of your company's retirement plan, risk protection, using tax laws to your advantage, how to determine the savings you will need to retire today or in the future, and much more. Whether you are planning for retirement, or already retired, this course will help you ensure you are on the right track. Class sizes are limited so register today! You may bring a spouse or a guest at no additional charge. Tuition includes one 235 page workbook.

Lecture
Days: Wed.
Begin Date: 01/28/2015
Times: 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
RD01
Class Number: 4710
End Date: 02/04/2015
Staff
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Building/Room: MIDB330
Fee: $49
Instructor: Tony D'Amico, Retirement Planning Today
Lecture
Days: Tues.
Begin Date: 02/03/2015
Times: 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
RD02
Class Number: 4711
End Date: 02/10/2015
Staff
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Building/Room: MIDB330
Fee: $49
Instructor: Tony D'Amico, Retirement Planning Today

NHLH 116 - Yoga

This class is for the student with previous Yoga experience. We will be practicing Yoga with body, mind and spirit awareness focusing on proper alignment and breathing.

Lecture
Days: Mon., Wed.
Begin Date: 01/21/2015
Times: 5:30 PM - 6:20 PM
EE02
Class Number: 4633
End Date: 05/06/2015
Staff2
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Building/Room:
Fee: $126.34
Cost: $126.34 Class is colisted with a credit class Class is held at Midpoint campus in Brunswick