Examine the signs, symptoms and stages of Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia and how these diseases affect physiology and brain function. This course focuses on the principles of communicating and providing care to individuals with memory loss and confusion while learning the best practices for dealing with behavior changes, challenges with the activities of daily living, and strategies to assist caregivers.

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Classes
  • Alzheimer's and Dementia (60882)
    Your Choice
    Ashland
    8/24/2021 - 10/15/2021
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 8/31/2021 - 8/31/2021
    Facility: 003 Multi-Purpose Ashland
    Instructor: Jennifer Ellis
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 9/14/2021 - 9/14/2021
    Facility: 003 Multi-Purpose Ashland
    Instructor: Jennifer Ellis
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 9/28/2021 - 9/28/2021
    Facility: 003 Multi-Purpose Ashland
    Instructor: Jennifer Ellis
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 10/12/2021 - 10/12/2021
    Facility: 003 Multi-Purpose Ashland
    Instructor: Jennifer Ellis
    Days & Times: Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri: 12:00 AM - 4:00 AM
    Dates: 8/24/2021 - 10/15/2021
    Facility: Flexible Online Class Hours
    Instructor: Jennifer Ellis
    Tuition: $456.00
    Status: Active
    Seats Available: 10
    Essential Class Information: This class is offered in the Your Choice format in which you may choose to attend class in person, l ...
  • Alzheimer's and Dementia (60912)
    Your Choice
    Balsam Lake
    8/24/2021 - 10/15/2021
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 8/31/2021 - 8/31/2021
    Facility: Balsam Lake, Room 1
    Instructor: Kimberly McDonald
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 9/14/2021 - 9/14/2021
    Facility: Balsam Lake, Room 1
    Instructor: Kimberly McDonald
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 9/28/2021 - 9/28/2021
    Facility: Balsam Lake, Room 1
    Instructor: Kimberly McDonald
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 10/12/2021 - 10/12/2021
    Facility: Balsam Lake, Room 1
    Instructor: Kimberly McDonald
    Days & Times: Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri: 12:00 AM - 4:30 AM
    Dates: 8/24/2021 - 10/15/2021
    Facility: Flexible Online Class Hours
    Instructor: Kimberly McDonald
    Tuition: $456.00
    Status: Active
    Seats Available: 2
    Essential Class Information: Textbooks are required for this class. This class is offered in the Your Choice format in which you ...
  • Alzheimer's and Dementia (60893)
    Your Choice
    Hayward-Ojibwa
    8/24/2021 - 10/15/2021
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 8/31/2021 - 8/31/2021
    Facility: Hayward, Room 104
    Instructor: Jennifer Ellis
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 9/14/2021 - 9/14/2021
    Facility: Hayward, Room 104
    Instructor: Jennifer Ellis
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 9/28/2021 - 9/28/2021
    Facility: Hayward, Room 104
    Instructor: Jennifer Ellis
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 10/12/2021 - 10/12/2021
    Facility: Hayward, Room 104
    Instructor: Jennifer Ellis
    Days & Times: Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri: 12:00 AM - 4:30 AM
    Dates: 8/24/2021 - 10/15/2021
    Facility: Flexible Online Class Hours
    Instructor: Jennifer Ellis
    Tuition: $456.00
    Status: Active
    Seats Available: 4
    Essential Class Information: This class is offered in the Your Choice format in which you may choose to attend class in person, l ...
  • Alzheimer's and Dementia (60907)
    Your Choice
    Ladysmith
    8/24/2021 - 10/15/2021
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 8/31/2021 - 8/31/2021
    Facility: Ladysmith, Room 1 Classroom
    Instructor: Kimberly McDonald
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 9/14/2021 - 9/14/2021
    Facility: Ladysmith, Room 1 Classroom
    Instructor: Kimberly McDonald
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 9/28/2021 - 9/28/2021
    Facility: Ladysmith, Room 1 Classroom
    Instructor: Kimberly McDonald
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 10/12/2021 - 10/12/2021
    Facility: Ladysmith, Room 1 Classroom
    Instructor: Kimberly McDonald
    Days & Times: Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri: 12:00 AM - 4:30 AM
    Dates: 8/24/2021 - 10/15/2021
    Facility: Flexible Online Class Hours
    Instructor: Kimberly McDonald
    Tuition: $456.00
    Status: Active
    Seats Available: 2
    Essential Class Information: Textbooks are required for this class. This class is offered in the Your Choice format in which you ...
  • Alzheimer's and Dementia (60889)
    Your Choice
    New Richmond
    8/24/2021 - 10/15/2021
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 8/31/2021 - 8/31/2021
    Facility: 1307 Next Gen Room NR
    Instructor: Kimberly McDonald
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 9/14/2021 - 9/14/2021
    Facility: 1307 Next Gen Room NR
    Instructor: Kimberly McDonald
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 9/28/2021 - 9/28/2021
    Facility: 1307 Next Gen Room NR
    Instructor: Kimberly McDonald
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 10/12/2021 - 10/12/2021
    Facility: 1307 Next Gen Room NR
    Instructor: Kimberly McDonald
    Days & Times: Tues: 12:00 AM - 4:30 AM
    Dates: 8/24/2021 - 10/15/2021
    Facility: Flexible Online Class Hours
    Instructor: Kimberly McDonald
    Tuition: $456.00
    Status: Active
    Seats Available: 10
    Essential Class Information: Textbooks are required for this class. This class is offered in the Your Choice format in which you ...
  • Alzheimer's and Dementia (60890)
    Your Choice
    Rice Lake
    8/24/2021 - 10/15/2021
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 8/31/2021 - 8/31/2021
    Facility: 210 Classroom Rice Lake
    Instructor: Kimberly McDonald
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 9/14/2021 - 9/14/2021
    Facility: 210 Classroom Rice Lake
    Instructor: Kimberly McDonald
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 9/28/2021 - 9/28/2021
    Facility: 210 Classroom Rice Lake
    Instructor: Kimberly McDonald
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 10/12/2021 - 10/12/2021
    Facility: 210 Classroom Rice Lake
    Instructor: Kimberly McDonald
    Days & Times: Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri: 12:00 AM - 4:30 AM
    Dates: 8/24/2021 - 10/15/2021
    Facility: Flexible Online Class Hours
    Instructor: Kimberly McDonald
    Tuition: $456.00
    Status: Active
    Seats Available: 7
    Essential Class Information: Textbooks are required for this class. This class is offered in the Your Choice format in which you ...
  • Alzheimer's and Dementia (60881)
    Your Choice
    Superior
    8/24/2021 - 10/15/2021
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 8/31/2021 - 8/31/2021
    Facility: 113 ECE Superior
    Instructor: Jennifer Ellis
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 9/14/2021 - 9/14/2021
    Facility: 113 ECE Superior
    Instructor: Jennifer Ellis
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 9/28/2021 - 9/28/2021
    Facility: 113 ECE Superior
    Instructor: Jennifer Ellis
    Days & Times: Tues: 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
    Dates: 10/12/2021 - 10/12/2021
    Facility: 113 ECE Superior
    Instructor: Jennifer Ellis
    Days & Times: Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri: 12:00 AM - 4:30 AM
    Dates: 8/24/2021 - 10/15/2021
    Facility: Flexible Online Class Hours
    Instructor: Jennifer Ellis
    Tuition: $456.00
    Status: Active
    Seats Available: 10
    Essential Class Information: Textbooks are required for this class. This class is offered in the Your Choice format in which you ...

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