The Alzheimer's Association Greater Indiana Chapter is committed to helping professionals improve their knowledge and skills, build stronger teams and deliver better care to people with dementia and their families.
In-services are available on a variety of topics, including an overview of dementia, approaches to effective communication and managing behaviors. Educational in-services can be tailored to meet staff needs.
Location: On-site at health care facilities or other community based care providers
Cost: $125.00 an hour and $75.00 an hour travel fee based from Indianapolis
Date(s): Subject to staff availability
CEUs: Available upon request, additional cost may apply
Please contact the Alzheimer's Association Greater Indiana Chapter's 24/7 Helpline at 800.272.3900 for more information.
Dementia Professional Certificate through Ivy Tech
The Alzheimer's Association Greater Indiana Chapter has partnered with Ivy Tech Community College to offer a variety of courses on Alzheimer's disease and dementia that culminate with a Dementia Professional Certificate. This partnership allows the Alzheimer’s Association’s professional courses to be delivered throughout Ivy Tech’s statewide campus system. Courses were developed by the Alzheimer’s Association Greater Indiana and experts throughout Indiana in response to training deficits. The courses provide realistic best practices to provide quality dementia care.
Web-based Training Programs
The Alzheimer's Association essentiALZ certification program is a convenient way for individuals to be recognized for learning quality dementia care practices. The essentiALZ program combines select HealthCare Interactive CARES online dementia training with Alzheimer's Association online certification exams. To learn more about essentiALZ, click here.