Communication Art, Inc.

Dementia Tools

Reality Comprehension Clock Test
Dementia Populations Gift of Purpose Programs

"Focus is on skills that remain, not on those that are lost."

   
 

About Dementia Populations Gift of Purpose
Programs 6.5 Hr. Online Workshop
read testimonial

Certification to administer the RCCT and learn about Dementia Populations Gift of Purpose Programs

Health care professionals can learn how to:

  • Administer and Score the RCCT
  • Interpret the RCCT results
  • Utilize the RCCT data in care plans and drive therapy services
  • Identify Risk of Fall and utilize RCCT data to diminish restraint use
  • Use RCCT data and actual clock drawing by the resident to help caregivers and family members identify how much the resident understands and how capable they are of taking care of themselves

To become a certified administer of the RCCT

  • Completion of the RCCT Workshop and receipt of all required coursework
  • A 12 month RCCT certificate of completion will be issued
  • Annual re-certification is required by all health care professionals who administer the RCCT to stay current with RCCT research and updates

Dementia Populations Gift of Purpose Programs - A brain
stimulating curriculum designed for the
elderly, cognitive impaired

  • A Social Model for Dementia residents/clients
  • Ideal for use with  OT, Restorative Speech Therapy and Activity Professionals
  • Dementia Populations Gift of Purpose Programs provide a Resident-Centered approach that focuses on
  • “What skills remain, not skills that are lost.”
  • Goal of Dementia Populations Gift of Purpose Programs is for Residents / Clients to experience more enjoyable, contented days

Students will:

  • Learn the six components of Dementia Populations Gift of Purpose Programs brain stimulating exercises
  • Identify how these exercises are designed to match resident/ client’s cognitive abilities
  • Recognize the impact of this valuable social model
  • Take part in identifying potential memory deficits in the Dementia Populations Gift of Purpose Programs' socialization puzzles and drawings during the workshop
  • Discuss how you will implement the Dementia Populations Gift of Purpose Programs
  • Gain Knowledge of how the Communication Program impacts : residents/clients, their care givers and their families.

The 6.5 Hour Online Dementia Populations Gift
of Purpose Programs Workshop

  • The Dementia Populations Gift of Purpose Programs workshop is held on three (3) consecutive days as follows
    • Session A - 2 hours
    • Session B- 2 hours
    • Session C – 2.5 hours
  • Workshop materials will be mailed to you after receipt of workshop fee
  • Upon completion of the workshop, a workshop post test, attendance sheet and class evaluation (included in the class materials) must be completed and faxed within 24 hours after the last session
  • A certificate with professional contact hours will be mailed to you provided you receive a passing score on the workshop post test
  • Online Workshops are LIVE and very interactive consisting of 8-10 students

 To participate in the Online Dementia Populations Gift of Purpose Programs 6.5 hr. workshop you will need:

  • High speed internet service
  • A telephone that you can put on “speaker” so you can work hands free with the instructor
  • Access to a fax in order to fax back required coursework

Payment for the online workshop must be paid prior to the scheduled class sessions.  We accept Visa and MasterCard.

For available on line workshop dates, workshop fee, registration forms or to just ask more questions please call us at Communication Art, Inc.  419-865-6131.

Educational Classes.
In the classroom or On Line.
Call : 419-865-6131
Email : ClockRCCT@aol.com