Psychologists, Social Workers, Counselors, MFTs

Interventions to Prevent Age-Related Cognitive Decline, Mild Cognitive Impairment, and Clinical Alzheimer's-Type Dementia

 

Course Description: This course assesses the effectiveness of 13 interventions for preventing or delaying the onset of age-related cognitive decline, mild cognitive impairment (MCI), or clinical Alzheimer's-type dementia (CATD).

Learning Objectives:

  • Analyze the evidence in the research literature addressing the effectiveness of cognitive decline, mild cognitive impairment, and Alzheimer's dementia interventions
  • Analyze the applicability and limitations of the research findings for cognitive decline, mild cognitive impairment, and Alzheimer's dementia interventions

Course Components:

  • Online text (included)
  • Multiple choice online exam (included)
  • Electronic certificate of completion (free)

Course Reference(s): 

Kane, R.L., Butler, M., Fink, H.A., Brasure, M., Davila, H., Desai, P., Jutkowitz, E., McCreedy, E., Nelson, V.A., McCarten, J.R., Calvert, C., Ratner, E., Hemmy, L.S., & Barclay, T. (2017). Interventions to prevent age-related cognitive decline, mild cognitive impairment, and clinical Alzheimer’s type dementia (Executive summary). Comparative Effectiveness Review No. 188. AHRQ Publication No. 17-EHC008-EF. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.

Course Credit(s): 1 CE Credit or Hour

Course Format: Online Text (format of this course is noninteractive)

Course Schedule: Self-paced

Course Author(s): Robert L. Kane, MD, et al.

Content Publisher(s): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Course Author(s) Qualifications:

Dr. Kane holds an endowed chair in Long-term Care and Aging at the University of Minnesota School of Public Health, where he was formerly the Dean. He directs the University of Minnesota’s Center on Aging, the Minnesota Area Geriatric Education Center, the Clinical Outcomes Research Center, and an AHRQ-funded Evidence-based Practice Center.

Course Level: Beginning/Introductory, Intermediate, Advanced

CEmobile, LLC, #1558, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. CEmobile, LLC maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 5/2/2018-5/2/2021. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits.
Social workers participating in this course will receive 1 clinical continuing education clock hours.

American Psychological Association
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New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work
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Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB)
National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC)
American Psychological Association (APA)





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