Development of online programs for training in our evidence-based programs include:
Online modules for training health professionals (occupational therapists and nurses). Program elicits older adults functional goals and then addresses them with occupational therapy, nursing and a handyman (home repair, modification, and assistive devices). Program is targeted for older adults with some difficulty in daily activities.
Tailoring activities for persons with dementia and caregivers Online modules for training health professionals (occupational therapists). Program provides people with dementia with activities that are tailored to their abilities and interests and trains caregivers (formal and informal) in use of activities as part of daily care routines.
The behavioral intervention online program provides state of the science knowledge for developing, evaluating and implementing behavioral interventions. This innovative program is designed for faculty and post-doctoral fellows from diverse health and social science backgrounds interested in developing or advancing a behavioral intervention. This program provides the fundamental knowledge needed to develop testable interventions that have the potential for implementation in practice environments.
Massive Online Open Course (MOOC): Living with Dementia: Impact on Individuals, Families and Society
Health and human service professionals and students, family caregivers, friends of and affected individuals, researchers, administrators, and others interested in learning about dementia and quality care can benefit from participating in this free, on-demand course offered through Coursera.