Gerontology for Healthcare Professionals Curriculum

Gerontology for Healthcare Professionals Curriculum


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Gerontology - Aging Services Professional Pathway Checklist

2019-20

Gerontology for Healthcare Professionals (Spring 2019)

Suggested Course List

Gerontology for Healthcare Professionals (Spring 2019)

Suggested Course List

Gerontology for Healthcare Professionals (Spring 2019)

Suggested Course List

Gerontology for Healthcare Professionals (Spring 2019)

Suggested Course List

Gerontology for Healthcare Professionals (Spring 2019)

Suggested Course List

Gerontology for Healthcare Professionals (Spring 2019)

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Gerontology for Healthcare Professionals Certificate

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Gerontology for Healthcare Professionals Certificate

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Gerontology for Healthcare Professionals Certificate

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Gerontology for Healthcare Professionals Certificate

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Gerontology Pathway

2018-19

Gerontology Pathway

2017-18


Required Program Courses

10544101
|
UGRD
| 3 CR
Explore aging in respect to social roles and processes. Topics include history of aging, demographics, family relationships, social supports, economics, retirement, loss, poverty and politics of aging.
10544105
|
UGRD
| 3 CR
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.
10544110
|
UGRD
| 3 CR
Explore the wide spectrum of programs and services available to older adults that address a variety of physical, mental, emotional, social, financial, legal, spiritual, and recreational needs.Examine social policy as it relates to aging and available federal funding for the aging consumer including community resources, eligibility criteria, and how to access and coordinate services. Additional topics include supplementing social networking and enhancing mental health functioning.
10544100
|
UGRD
| 3 CR
Develop effective communication strategies and supportive interview techniques that enhance rapport and relationships with aging populations. Apply ethical principles, standards and boundaries that acknowledge self-determination.

Total: 12 Credits


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Rice Lake Admissions Contact

Sara Eckstein

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800.243.9482 ext. 5220

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Ashland Admissions Contact

Jennifer Bednarik

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800.243.9482 ext. 3195

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New Richmond Admissions Contact

Jodi Saliny

Admissions Advisor

800.243.9482 ext. 4339

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Superior Admissions Contact

Cindy Miller

Admissions Advisor

800.243.9482 ext. 6243

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