Dementia Capable Care of Adults with Intellectual Disabilities & Dementia - Tallahassee

Tallahassee, Florida
Monday, October 23, 2017

in collaboration with 

 is pleased to present the NTG's national model training curriculum

  "Dementia Capable Care of Adults with ID and Dementia"

Two-day Foundation Workshop:  October 23 and 24, 2017
Three-day Train-the-Trainer Workshop:  October 23, 24, and 25, 2017

 Tallahassee, Florida

Dementia Capable Care of Adults with Intellectual Disabilities & Dementia - Tallahassee
Monday, October 23, 2017 8:30 AM -
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 4:30 PM (Eastern Time)

Department of Elder Affairs
(800) 963-5337
4040 Esplanade Way
Training Room 225
Tallahassee, Florida 32399
United States

Map and Directions

12 Contact Hours will be provided to all participants.

2 Day Foundation Workshop
Monday & Tuesday, October 23 and 24, 2017
8:30 am to 4:30 pm

This workshop covers the basics of ID and Dementia.  Topics include: Introduction to Aging and ID • Understanding Dementia in Adults with ID: What is dementia? How does it present differently in adults with ID? • Early Detection and Screening for Dementia…Challenges & Resources. • Obtaining a Diagnosis • Health Care Advocacy for Adults with ID and Dementia • Understanding Challenging Behavior in ID and Dementia • Non-pharmacologic Interventions for Behavior • Communication Tips and Strategies • Adapting the Physical Environment • ID and Dementia Capable Residences • Stage-based Considerations • Bridging the Aging and Intellectual Disability Networks.

3 Day "Train-the-Trainer" Workshop
Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday, October 23, 24 & 25, 2017
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
This workshop is for those wishing to become an "Affiliated NTG Regional Trainer." The first two days of the workshop cover the topics outlined above in the 2 Day Basic Workshop as well as a third day devoted to understanding and delivering the full NTG Dementia Capable Care Curriculum. Affiliated trainers are authorized to use NTG branded and copyrighted training materials to train within their own agency or organization or to conduct training for outside agencies and organizations.  Affiliated trainers have access to greatly expanded topic modules, trainer manual, NTG continuing education webinars, and are mentored by NTG Master Trainers.

The workshop will be led by NTG Training Committee Co-Chairs and NTG Lead
Trainers  Kathleen Bishop, PhD and Kathryn Pears, MPPM. 

Contact Information

Payment Instructions

  • All major credit cards accepted.
    Payment By Check
    • Please make check payable to: AADMD
    • Mail to: National Task Group on ID & Dementia, 3761 Renee Drive, Suite #167, Myrtle Beach, SC  29579
    • Please add the following to the Memo line on check: Participant Name/Workshop City

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