Dementia and Behavioral Issues

Welcome to eighth chapter in the course "Team Based Palliative Care Essentials for Parkinson's Disease". 

This chapter discusses dementia and behavioral issues in people with Parkinson’s. The goals of this chapter are to understand the prevalence and impact of dementia on persons with PD and their families, lead important conversations including delivery of a dementia diagnosis, recognize and manage common safety issues in this population, assess the capacity of patients to make decisions, and manage common behavioral issues.

After completing this course, feel free to take a break and come back later or move to the next chapter. 

 

Syllabus

 

Introduction to Dementia and Behavioral Issues
Video

Prevalence and Impact of Dementia
Video

Leading Important Dementia Conversations
Video

Screening for Safety Issues
Video

Capacity and Guardianship
Video

Managing Common Symptoms
Video

Key Takeaways

Chapter Eight Quiz

  

 

Course summary
Course opens: 
01/10/2023
Course expires: 
01/10/2026
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Welcome to the eighth course in your Team-Based Palliative Care journey. This is course eight of ten. You can either register for this individual chapter, or for the entire Team-based Palliative Care Essentials course.

Once you register, you can enter this chapter, download the course materials, watch the educational videos, complete the quiz, and move to the next chapter.