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The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia. This course engages learners in learning about Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia,...
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The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia. This course engages learners in learning about Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia, how Alzheimer’s disease affects the brain, and conditions and diseases that may cause irreversible dementia. Information about the conditions and disorders that may mimic the symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease and the characteristics and stages of dementia related diseases is presented.
The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia. This course engages learners in learning about Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia, how Alzheimer’s disease affects the brain, and conditions and diseases that may cause irreversible dementia. Information about the conditions and disorders that may mimic the symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease and the characteristics and stages of dementia related diseases is presented.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with the care of persons living with Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia. This course engages the learner in considering behavior as the...
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The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with the care of persons living with Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia. This course engages the learner in considering behavior as the language of dementia, offers strategies for interpreting behavior as communication, and provides a problem-solving approach to addressing behavioral expressions of distress, including pain.
The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with the care of persons living with Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia. This course engages the learner in considering behavior as the language of dementia, offers strategies for interpreting behavior as communication, and provides a problem-solving approach to addressing behavioral expressions of distress, including pain.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
The purpose of this course is to discuss the importance of maintaining activities for people living with dementia. Strategies for creating and implementing activities are discussed. Different activity ideas...
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The purpose of this course is to discuss the importance of maintaining activities for people living with dementia. Strategies for creating and implementing activities are discussed. Different activity ideas are explored along with choices as they relate to the stage of disease a resident maybe in. The correlation between activities and agitation is discussed along with tips for managing escalating behavior during activities.
The purpose of this course is to discuss the importance of maintaining activities for people living with dementia. Strategies for creating and implementing activities are discussed. Different activity ideas are explored along with choices as they relate to the stage of disease a resident maybe in. The correlation between activities and agitation is discussed along with tips for managing escalating behavior during activities.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with the care of people living with Alzheimer’s disease or related disorders. Functional levels related to the stages of disease are discussed....
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The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with the care of people living with Alzheimer’s disease or related disorders. Functional levels related to the stages of disease are discussed. Strategies for maximizing independence and active engagement in activities of daily living are discussed. Alternative communication methods that a resident may use to indicate his or her needs and how to identify and address those needs are discussed. Signs and symptoms of pain a person with Alzheimer’s or dementia are reviewed. The risk of and strategies to prevent dehydration and malnutrition are provided.
The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with the care of people living with Alzheimer’s disease or related disorders. Functional levels related to the stages of disease are discussed. Strategies for maximizing independence and active engagement in activities of daily living are discussed. Alternative communication methods that a resident may use to indicate his or her needs and how to identify and address those needs are discussed. Signs and symptoms of pain a person with Alzheimer’s or dementia are reviewed. The risk of and strategies to prevent dehydration and malnutrition are provided.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
The purpose of this course is to review terms used when providing a medication service to those with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease. Common terms are reviewed along with basic medication concepts. The...
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The purpose of this course is to review terms used when providing a medication service to those with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease. Common terms are reviewed along with basic medication concepts. The difference between side effect and an adverse drug reaction is discussed. The learner is engaged in reviewing medications typically used in treating the symptoms of dementia and Alzheimer’s with their associated risks and benefits. Alternatives to medication use and gradual dose reduction is presented.
The purpose of this course is to review terms used when providing a medication service to those with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease. Common terms are reviewed along with basic medication concepts. The difference between side effect and an adverse drug reaction is discussed. The learner is engaged in reviewing medications typically used in treating the symptoms of dementia and Alzheimer’s with their associated risks and benefits. Alternatives to medication use and gradual dose reduction is presented.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
There are important decisions you must make to ensure network, disks, and hosts are configured correctly when deploying a Hadoop Cluster. This course will walk you through all of the steps to install Hadoop...
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There are important decisions you must make to ensure network, disks, and hosts are configured correctly when deploying a Hadoop Cluster. This course will walk you through all of the steps to install Hadoop in a pseudo-distributed mode and the set up of some of the common open source software used to create a Hadoop Ecosystem.
There are important decisions you must make to ensure network, disks, and hosts are configured correctly when deploying a Hadoop Cluster. This course will walk you through all of the steps to install Hadoop in a pseudo-distributed mode and the set up of some of the common open source software used to create a Hadoop Ecosystem.
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Produced by: SkillSoft
This course delivers background information about depression and offers ideas that providers can use daily when helping mothers and their families who may be suffering from depression. This course also...
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This course delivers background information about depression and offers ideas that providers can use daily when helping mothers and their families who may be suffering from depression. This course also includes useful resources and handouts for mothers with depression.
This course delivers background information about depression and offers ideas that providers can use daily when helping mothers and their families who may be suffering from depression. This course also includes useful resources and handouts for mothers with depression.
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Produced by: Quantum Units Education
Visio 2016 offers a variety of templates that allow you to create vibrant and engaging diagrams. This course covers how to add data fields, add and edit data field values, and create shape data sets. The...
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Visio 2016 offers a variety of templates that allow you to create vibrant and engaging diagrams. This course covers how to add data fields, add and edit data field values, and create shape data sets. The course also demonstrates how to add and modify the Organization Chart, Basic Office Layout, and Calendar diagram templates in Visio 2016.
Visio 2016 offers a variety of templates that allow you to create vibrant and engaging diagrams. This course covers how to add data fields, add and edit data field values, and create shape data sets. The course also demonstrates how to add and modify the Organization Chart, Basic Office Layout, and Calendar diagram templates in Visio 2016.
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Produced by: SkillSoft
Enhance Word 2016 documents with decorative, professional looking illustrations using the Format and Design ribbons dedicated to Shapes, Pictures, Charts, Textboxes, WordArt and SmartArt. In addition, focus...
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Enhance Word 2016 documents with decorative, professional looking illustrations using the Format and Design ribbons dedicated to Shapes, Pictures, Charts, Textboxes, WordArt and SmartArt. In addition, focus on compressing illustrations This course addresses more complex formatting using Word 2016. Some of these skills, for instance, section breaks and pagination options, are beneficial when working with large documents which require complex formatting. This course is one of a series in the Skillsoft learning path that covers Microsoft Word 2016 for intermediate-level users.
Enhance Word 2016 documents with decorative, professional looking illustrations using the Format and Design ribbons dedicated to Shapes, Pictures, Charts, Textboxes, WordArt and SmartArt. In addition, focus on compressing illustrations This course addresses more complex formatting using Word 2016. Some of these skills, for instance, section breaks and pagination options, are beneficial when working with large documents which require complex formatting. This course is one of a series in the Skillsoft learning path that covers Microsoft Word 2016 for intermediate-level users.
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Produced by: SkillSoft
To be effective, a presentation has to capture your audience's attention and deliver a compelling message. In this course, you'll learn design principles for creating engaging presentations in PowerPoint...
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To be effective, a presentation has to capture your audience's attention and deliver a compelling message. In this course, you'll learn design principles for creating engaging presentations in PowerPoint 2016. You'll also learn how to ensure your message is clear and persuasive, and how to use sound, images, color, and styles to optimize the visual impact that a presentation has on your audience. This course is one of a series in the SkillSoft learning path that covers best practices when using PowerPoint 2016.
To be effective, a presentation has to capture your audience's attention and deliver a compelling message. In this course, you'll learn design principles for creating engaging presentations in PowerPoint 2016. You'll also learn how to ensure your message is clear and persuasive, and how to use sound, images, color, and styles to optimize the visual impact that a presentation has on your audience. This course is one of a series in the SkillSoft learning path that covers best practices when using PowerPoint 2016.
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Produced by: SkillSoft
Hadoop is an Apache Software Foundation project and open source software platform for scalable, distributed computing. Hadoop can provide fast and reliable analysis of both structured data and unstructured...
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Hadoop is an Apache Software Foundation project and open source software platform for scalable, distributed computing. Hadoop can provide fast and reliable analysis of both structured data and unstructured data. In this course you will learn about the design principles, the cluster architecture, considerations for servers and operating systems, and how to plan for a deployment.
Hadoop is an Apache Software Foundation project and open source software platform for scalable, distributed computing. Hadoop can provide fast and reliable analysis of both structured data and unstructured data. In this course you will learn about the design principles, the cluster architecture, considerations for servers and operating systems, and how to plan for a deployment.
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Produced by: SkillSoft
In today's workplace, it's often true that we can't accomplish complex projects on our own. This Challenge Series exercise explores how developing competency in organizational agility can assist in tackling...
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In today's workplace, it's often true that we can't accomplish complex projects on our own. This Challenge Series exercise explores how developing competency in organizational agility can assist in tackling short-term issues, and support long-term growth. The learner plays the role of a corporate finance professional at an electronics company.
In today's workplace, it's often true that we can't accomplish complex projects on our own. This Challenge Series exercise explores how developing competency in organizational agility can assist in tackling short-term issues, and support long-term growth. The learner plays the role of a corporate finance professional at an electronics company.
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Career development requires foresight and proactive management. This Challenge explores methods of planning and executing an effective career development path.
Career development requires foresight and proactive management. This Challenge explores methods of planning and executing an effective career development path.
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Produced by: SkillSoft
Customers have the power, the power of choice. So how can you make it an easy decision for them to choose you and your company? This Challenge Series exercise explores how to know, meet, and anticipate what...
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Customers have the power, the power of choice. So how can you make it an easy decision for them to choose you and your company? This Challenge Series exercise explores how to know, meet, and anticipate what your customers are looking for.
Customers have the power, the power of choice. So how can you make it an easy decision for them to choose you and your company? This Challenge Series exercise explores how to know, meet, and anticipate what your customers are looking for.
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This course discusses the lessons learned regarding how to close large institutions and focuses on the movement to smaller community living setting that meet NCD's new definition. The course examines some of...
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This course discusses the lessons learned regarding how to close large institutions and focuses on the movement to smaller community living setting that meet NCD's new definition. The course examines some of the factors that advocates and self-advocates believe are important in defining "community living" and looks at how quality of life in the community can be and is being measured. This course also identifies the most effective approaches and supports to help people with ID/DD transition from institutional settings of all size.
This course discusses the lessons learned regarding how to close large institutions and focuses on the movement to smaller community living setting that meet NCD's new definition. The course examines some of the factors that advocates and self-advocates believe are important in defining "community living" and looks at how quality of life in the community can be and is being measured. This course also identifies the most effective approaches and supports to help people with ID/DD transition from institutional settings of all size.
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Produced by: Quantum Units Education
This course was developed from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services caregiver's guide which shows how to help someone brush floss and have a healthy mouth. It also presents an overview of physical...
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This course was developed from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services caregiver's guide which shows how to help someone brush floss and have a healthy mouth. It also presents an overview of physical mental and behavioral challenges common in these patients and offers strategies for providing oral care.
This course was developed from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services caregiver's guide which shows how to help someone brush floss and have a healthy mouth. It also presents an overview of physical mental and behavioral challenges common in these patients and offers strategies for providing oral care.
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Produced by: Quantum Units Education
This course was developed from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration advisory which provides a brief overview of diabetes and an introduction to the reciprocal relationship between...
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This course was developed from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration advisory which provides a brief overview of diabetes and an introduction to the reciprocal relationship between diabetes and behavioral health disorders. It also discusses ways in which behavioral health treatment providers can help minimize consequences of diabetes for their clients by screening for the disease providing referrals to care as needed and coordinating care with other providers. Counselors also can play an important role supporting clients to simultaneously manage their diabetes and their recovery from mental illness or an SUD.
This course was developed from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration advisory which provides a brief overview of diabetes and an introduction to the reciprocal relationship between diabetes and behavioral health disorders. It also discusses ways in which behavioral health treatment providers can help minimize consequences of diabetes for their clients by screening for the disease providing referrals to care as needed and coordinating care with other providers. Counselors also can play an important role supporting clients to simultaneously manage their diabetes and their recovery from mental illness or an SUD.
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Produced by: Quantum Units Education
This course was developed from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration informational and Truven Health Analytics report which presents (1) the prevalence of mental and physical illnesses...
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This course was developed from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration informational and Truven Health Analytics report which presents (1) the prevalence of mental and physical illnesses and (2) the utilization of health care services among children in foster care (FC) who are covered by Medicaid. Disparities between the children in FC and children covered by Medicaid who are not in FC are also identified.
This course was developed from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration informational and Truven Health Analytics report which presents (1) the prevalence of mental and physical illnesses and (2) the utilization of health care services among children in foster care (FC) who are covered by Medicaid. Disparities between the children in FC and children covered by Medicaid who are not in FC are also identified.
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Produced by: Quantum Units Education
The course is based on the latest practice guidelines from the Veterans Administration and Department of Defense for the assessment diagnosis and management of symptoms of ASD Acute Stress Disorder in the...
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The course is based on the latest practice guidelines from the Veterans Administration and Department of Defense for the assessment diagnosis and management of symptoms of ASD Acute Stress Disorder in the immediate period after exposure to trauma.
The course is based on the latest practice guidelines from the Veterans Administration and Department of Defense for the assessment diagnosis and management of symptoms of ASD Acute Stress Disorder in the immediate period after exposure to trauma.
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Produced by: Quantum Units Education
This course covers several important aspects for Behavioral Health Responders and Administration includingthe causes and signs of compassion fatigue and tips for preventing it from happening. It provides...
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This course covers several important aspects for Behavioral Health Responders and Administration includingthe causes and signs of compassion fatigue and tips for preventing it from happening. It provides information that can help supervisors ease the transition for disaster responders returning to work along with recognizing and reducing potential difficulties in the workplace and enhancing positive consequences for all of their staff. It also helps disaster behavioral health responders better understand historical trauma in the Native American culture and how it may affect disaster preparedness and response efforts and provides information on the warning signs of misusing alcohol prescription medication or other substances. As well it presents a series of personal stress prevention and management skills to learn and practice before called upon to respond approaches to manage stress during deployment and how to ease the transition back to routine work.
This course covers several important aspects for Behavioral Health Responders and Administration includingthe causes and signs of compassion fatigue and tips for preventing it from happening. It provides information that can help supervisors ease the transition for disaster responders returning to work along with recognizing and reducing potential difficulties in the workplace and enhancing positive consequences for all of their staff. It also helps disaster behavioral health responders better understand historical trauma in the Native American culture and how it may affect disaster preparedness and response efforts and provides information on the warning signs of misusing alcohol prescription medication or other substances. As well it presents a series of personal stress prevention and management skills to learn and practice before called upon to respond approaches to manage stress during deployment and how to ease the transition back to routine work.
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Produced by: Quantum Units Education
This Technical Assistance Publication (TAP) Disaster Planning Handbook for Behavioral Health Treatment Programs provides guidance and the underlying rationale for management and staff as they work together to...
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This Technical Assistance Publication (TAP) Disaster Planning Handbook for Behavioral Health Treatment Programs provides guidance and the underlying rationale for management and staff as they work together to create a comprehensive scalable and flexible disaster plan.This resource can be used by management and the program's disaster planning team as they develop or update program processes procedures and written reference tools that support a rapid and effective response when a disaster occurs
This Technical Assistance Publication (TAP) Disaster Planning Handbook for Behavioral Health Treatment Programs provides guidance and the underlying rationale for management and staff as they work together to create a comprehensive scalable and flexible disaster plan.This resource can be used by management and the program's disaster planning team as they develop or update program processes procedures and written reference tools that support a rapid and effective response when a disaster occurs
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Produced by: Quantum Units Education
Planning for disaster is important for all companies. This Business Impact explores the communications aspect of disaster recovery.strategies for holding on to top performers.
Planning for disaster is important for all companies. This Business Impact explores the communications aspect of disaster recovery.strategies for holding on to top performers.
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Produced by: SkillSoft
This course will help disaster site workers to understand the common dangers associated with disaster sites, the different stages of a disaster response, the command structures that typically oversee disaster...
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This course will help disaster site workers to understand the common dangers associated with disaster sites, the different stages of a disaster response, the command structures that typically oversee disaster sites, and the potential physical and psychological consequences of working in such environments. This course was developed with subject matter provided by Jenny Fuller, MS, CSP, of Winn Forensics, LLC, a professional services company focusing on corporate, business, and personal safety training as well as consulting on occupational injury matters.
This course will help disaster site workers to understand the common dangers associated with disaster sites, the different stages of a disaster response, the command structures that typically oversee disaster sites, and the potential physical and psychological consequences of working in such environments. This course was developed with subject matter provided by Jenny Fuller, MS, CSP, of Winn Forensics, LLC, a professional services company focusing on corporate, business, and personal safety training as well as consulting on occupational injury matters.
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This course addresses the first step in selecting evidence-based practices: understanding the population of interest. It identifies risk factors protective factors behavioral manifestations across three...
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This course addresses the first step in selecting evidence-based practices: understanding the population of interest. It identifies risk factors protective factors behavioral manifestations across three developmental stages diagnostic criteria co-occurring conditions and the course of these disorders.
This course addresses the first step in selecting evidence-based practices: understanding the population of interest. It identifies risk factors protective factors behavioral manifestations across three developmental stages diagnostic criteria co-occurring conditions and the course of these disorders.
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Produced by: Quantum Units Education
Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007 provides numerous ways to produce and distribute dynamic, custom presentations. In this course you will be introduced to the process of securing your presentations for...
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Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007 provides numerous ways to produce and distribute dynamic, custom presentations. In this course you will be introduced to the process of securing your presentations for distribution by setting up passwords. You will also examine the various ways to distribute your presentations to colleagues and other audiences. You'll explore how to print your slides, save a presentation as a web page, and e-mail your presentations. And you'll learn how to package your slide show to a CD.
Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007 provides numerous ways to produce and distribute dynamic, custom presentations. In this course you will be introduced to the process of securing your presentations for distribution by setting up passwords. You will also examine the various ways to distribute your presentations to colleagues and other audiences. You'll explore how to print your slides, save a presentation as a web page, and e-mail your presentations. And you'll learn how to package your slide show to a CD.
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Produced by: SkillSoft