AAP-113 - Programming Activities for Clients with Dementia

Minimum Credits: 3 Length: 40 hours Prerequisites: AAP 111 and AAP 112 Delivery Method: Online Course Outline: https://outlines.cotr.bc.ca/pdf/courses/Course-outline-AAP-113-Fall-2024.pdf

This course builds on AAP 111 and AAP 112. Students will develop an understanding of various forms of dementia with a focus on Alzheimer’s disease, detailing the corresponding symptoms and disease progressions. This course applies program planning and implementation principles to clients experiencing dementia and cognitive decline. A brief overview of depression and delirium and suitable activities are discussed.