Continuing Education Units

​Continuing Education Units

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Dementia Capable Care: Foundation

It is the responsibility of the registrant to ensure this course meets your CEU requirements prior to registration.

 

Occupational Therapists and Occupational Therapy Assistants:

AOTA Approved Provider

Dementia Care Specialists is an AOTA Approved Provider of Continuing Education. This course is offered for .7 AOTA CEUs. AOTA Education Level: Introductory, AOTA Classification Codes: Occupational Therapy Process, Domain of OT. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.

 

Speech Language Pathologists:
 

Approved Provider ASHA Continuing Education

 

Attendance at 80% of the course is required in order to earn partial credit for ASHA CEUs.

 

Effective July 1, 2011 the ASHA CE Registry has a new eligibility requirement.


Please click on the following link for more details: ASHA CEU eligibility criteria [PDF]


The course is offered for .7 ASHA CEUs (Introductory Level, Professional Area).

 

Physical Therapists and Physical Therapy Assistants:

  • AR - This course has been approved by the Arkansas State Board of Physical Therapy for 7 contact hours.(Approval has no current expiration date).
  • CA - This course has been approved by the California Physical Therapy Association for .7 CEUs. CPTA # 18-71. (Approval valid 3/06/2018 through 3/06/2019).
  • IL - The Illinois Chapter of Continuing Education Committee has certified that this course meets the criteria for approval of Continuing Education offerings established by the Illinois Physical Therapy Association. Approved for 7 contact hours. Approval Number 58-7044. (Approval valid 1/1/2018 through 1/1/2019).
  • LA – This course has been approved by the Louisiana Physical Therapy Board and granted 7 contact hours. ( Approval valid 01/01/2018 through 12/31/2018).
  • MD - This course meets the basic criteria of the Maryland Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for .7 CEUs. (Approval under review).
  • NM - This course has been approved by the State of New Mexico Regulation & Licensing Department - Physical Therapy Board for .7 CEUs. (Approval valid 02/16/2018 through 02/16/2020).
  • NY – This course has been approved by the New York Physical Therapy Association and granted 8.4 Continuing Education Credits-Course # 17-09-07 (Approval under review).
  • OH - The Ohio Physical Therapy Association Continuing Education has approved this course for 7 contact hours. Approval Number 17S5897. (Approval under review).
  • PA - This course has been approved by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of State Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs State Board of Physical Therapy for 7 credits (7 GEN, 0 DA) – approval # PTCE010992 (Approval valid 2/09/2017 through 12/31/2018).
  • TX - This activity has been approved by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners as meeting Continuing Competency Requirements for PTs and PTAs. Course is approved for 7 contact hours (7 CCUs). Approval Number 63293TX (Approval valid 8/02/2017 through 8/02/2019).
  • WI – This course has been approved by the Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association and granted 7.0 Continuing Education Credits-Course # 17034 ( Approval valid 1/09/2018 through 1/09/2019).

Nurses: Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP11542. This course is 7 contact hours. Nurses attending this course should be aware that no partial credit can be granted. Nurses from other states should check with their state’s board of nursing requirements as sometimes reciprocal agreements are available to allow for continuing education approved by one state to be allowable for another. Approval valid 4/30/2012 through 4/30/2020.
 
Administrators: Long-Term Care Administrators - This educational offering has been reviewed by the National Continuing Education Review Service (NCERS) of the National Association of Boards of Examiners of Long-Term Care Administrators (NAB) and approved for 7 clock hours and 7 participant hours . (Approval valid 4/22/2018 through 4/21/2019).

Social Workers: The Crisis Prevention Institute (Dementia Care Specialists is a division of CPI) is an approved provider of continuing education by the National Association of Social Workers. This program is approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval # 886372266-6514) for 7 Pain/Symptom Management continuing education contact hours. Approval valid 7/2/2018 through 7/31/2019.

Activity Professionals: This course has been approved by the National Certificate Council for Activity Professionals (NCCAP) for 7 contact hours - approval #NCCAP30026-19. (Approval valid 3/08/2018 through 3/15/2019).

Louisiana (Baton Rouge Community College): This Dementia Training Curriculum has been approved for contact hours by the Baton Rouge Community College as authorized by the state of Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals in compliance with ACT 571 LA Legislature. Participants attending this course should be aware that no partial credit can be granted and certificates may not be issued. Please see course approval numbers and dates below:


ARC/SCU-8/0824-06 (8 Hrs.) - Adult Residential Care Facility Staff: ASC Unit Medical Care (Approval valid through 7/1/2024).
NF/SCU-8/0824-06 (8 Hrs.) - Nursing Facility Staff: ASC Unit Medical Care (Approval valid through 7/1/2024).
NF/SCU-4/0824-06 (4 Hrs.) - Nursing Facility Staff: ASC Unit Non-Medical Care (Approval valid through 7/1/2024).
ARC/SCU-4/0824-06 (4 Hrs.) - Adult Residential Care Facility Staff: ASC Unit Non-Medical Care (Approval valid  through 10/20/2024).
NF-4A/0824-06 (4 Hrs.) - Nursing Facility Staff: Medical Care (Approval valid  through 10/20/2024).
NF-4B/0824-06 (4 Hrs.) - Nursing Facility Staff: ASC Unit Non-Medical Care (Approval valid  through 10/20/2024).


Attention Certified Instructors! Individuals trained to use the approved curricula will be able to deliver required ACT 571 Dementia Training content. Please contact Dementia Care Specialists at 877.816.4524 or ceu@crisisprevention.com for more information.
 

 

Dementia Capable Care: Dementia Therapy Applications

It is the responsibility of the registrant to ensure this course meets your CEU requirements prior to registration.
 

Occupational Therapists and Occupational Therapy Assistants:

AOTA Approved Provider

Dementia Care Specialists is an AOTA Approved Provider of Continuing Education. This course is offered for .7 AOTA CEUs. AOTA Educational level: Introductory. AOTA Classification Codes: Occupational Therapy Process, Domain of OT, Professional Issues. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA. 
 

Speech Language Pathologists:
 

Approved Provider ASHA Continuing Education
 

Attendance at 80% of the course is required in order to earn partial credit for ASHA CEUs.

 

Effective July 1, 2011 the ASHA CE Registry has a new eligibility requirement.


Please click on the following link for more details: ASHA CEU eligibility criteria [PDF]

 

The course is offered for .7 ASHA CEUs (Introductory Level, Professional Area).
 

Physical Therapists and Physical Therapy Assistants:

  • AR - This course has been approved by the Arkansas State Board of Physical Therapy for 7 contact hours.(Approval has no current expiration date).
  • CA - This course has been approved by the California Physical Therapy Association for .7 CEUs. CPTA # 18-191.  (Approval valid 6/16/2018 through 6/16/2019).
  • IL - The Illinois Chapter Continuing Education Committee has certified that this course meets the Criteria for Approval of Continuing Education Offerings established by the Illinois Physical Therapy Association for 7 contact hours. Approval Number 58-7135. (Approval valid 5/1/2018 through 5/1/2019.)
  • LA – This course has been approved by the Louisiana Physical Therapy Board and granted 7 contact hours. ( Approval valid 01/01/2018 through 12/31/2018).
  • MD - This course meets the basic criteria of the Maryland Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for .7 CEUs. (Approval under review).
  • NM - This course has been approved by the State of New Mexico Regulation & Licensing Department - Physical Therapy Board for .7 CEUs. (Approval valid 02/16/2018 through 02/16/2020).
  • NY – This course has been approved by the New York Physical Therapy Association and granted 8.4 Continuing Education Credits-Course # 17-10-30 (Approval valid 11/14/2017 through 11/14/2018).
  • OH - The Ohio Physical Therapy Association of Continuing Education has approved this course for 7 contact hours. Approval Number 18S8197. (Approval valid 8/26/2018 through 8/26/2019).
  • PA - This course has been approved by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of State Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs State Board of Physical Therapy for 7 credits (7 GEN, 0 DA) – approval # PTCE010994 (Approval valid 2/09/2017 through 12/31/2018).
  • TX - This activity has been approved by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners as meeting Continuing Competency Requirements for PTs and PTAs. Course is approved for 7 contact hours (7 CCUs). Approval Number 63897TX. (Approval valid 1/1/2018 through 1/1/2020).
  • WI - This course has been approved by the Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association and granted 7.0 Continuing Education Credits - Course # 17089. (Approval valid 4/21/2018 through 4/21/2019.) 

Nurses: Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP11542. This course is 7 contact hours. Nurses attending this course should be aware that no partial credit can be granted. Nurses from other states should check with their state’s board of nursing requirements as sometimes reciprocal agreements are available to allow for continuing education approved by one state to be allowable for another. Approval valid 4/30/2012 through 4/30/2020.

Social Workers: The Crisis Prevention Institute (Dementia Care Specialists is a division of CPI) is an approved provider of continuing education by the National Association of Social Workers. This program is approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval # 886372266-6481) for 7 Pain/Symptom Management continuing education contact hours. Approval valid 07/13/2019 through 07/31/2019.

 


 

Dementia Capable Care: Behaviors
 

It is the responsibility of the registrant to ensure this course meets your CEU requirements prior to registration.
 

Occupational Therapists and Occupational Therapy Assistants:

AOTA Approved Provider

Dementia Care Specialists is an AOTA Approved Provider of Continuing Education. This course is offered for .65 AOTA CEUs. AOTA Education Level: Introductory, AOTA Classification Codes: Occupational Therapy Process, Domain of OT. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.
 

Speech Language Pathologists:
 

Approved Provider ASHA Continuing Education


Attendance at 80% of the course is required in order to earn partial credit for ASHA CEUs.

 

Effective July 1, 2011 the ASHA CE Registry has a new eligibility requirement.


Please click on the following link for more details: ASHA CEU eligibility criteria [PDF]

 

This course is offered for .65 ASHA CEUs (Introductory Level, Professional Area)

 

Physical Therapists and Physical Therapy Assistants:

  • AR - This course has been approved by the Arkansas State Board of Physical Therapy for 6.5 contact hours.(Approval has no current expiration date).
  • CA - This course has been approved by the California Physical Therapy Association for .7 CEUs. CPTA # 18-203. (Approval valid 07/11/2018 thorugh 07/11/2019).
  • IL - The Illinois Chapter of Continuing Education Committee has certified that this course meets the criteria for approval of Continuing Education offerings established by the Illinois Physical Therapy Association. Approved for 6.5 contact hours. Approval Number 58-7157. (Approval valid 7/1/2018 through 7/1/2019).
  • LA – This course has been approved by the Louisiana Physical Therapy Board and granted 6 contact hours. ( Approval valid 05/15/2018 through 12/31/2018).
  • MD - This course has been submitted to the Maryland Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for CEUs. (Approval under review).
  • NJ - This course has been submitted to the New Jersey State Board of  Physical Therapy Examiners for Continuing Education Credits. (Approval valid 10/10/2018 through 1/31/2020).
  • NM - This course has been approved by the State of New Mexico Regulation & Licensing Department - Physical Therapy Board for .65 CEUs. (Approval valid 06/07/2018 through 06/07/2020).
  • NY - This course has been submitted to the New York Physical Therapy Association for Continuing Education Credits-Course. (Approval under review).
  • OH - The Ohio Physical Therapy Association of Continuing Education has approved this course for 6.5 contact hours. Approval Number 18S7717. (Approval valid 7/11/2018 to 7/11/2019).
  • PA - This course has been submitted to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of State Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs State Board of Physical Therapy for credits approval # PTCE013655. (Approval valid 07/11/2018 through 12/31/2018).
  • TX - This activity has been approved by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners as meeting Continuing Competency Requirements for PTs and PTAs. Course is approved for 7 contact hours (7 CCUs).  Approval Number 64525TX. (Approval valid 7/11/2018 through 7/11/2020).
  • WI – This course has been approved by the Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association and granted 7.0 Continuing Education Credits-Course # 17178. ( Approval vaild 7/11/2018 through 7/11/2019).


Nurses: Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP11542. This course is 6.5 contact hours. Nurses attending this course should be aware that no partial credit can be granted. Nurses from other states should check with their state’s board of nursing requirements as sometimes reciprocal agreements are available to allow for continuing education approved by one state to be allowable for another. Approval valid 4/30/2012 through 4/30/2020.
 
Administrators: Long-Term Care Administrators - This educational offering is being reviewed by the National Continuing Education Review Service (NCERS) of the National Association of Long-Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB)  for clock and participant hour approval. (Approval valid 7/11/2018 to 7/10/2019).

Social Workers: The Crisis Prevention Institute (Dementia Care Specialists is a division of CPI) is an approved provider of continuing education by the National Association of Social Workers. This program is approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval # 886372266-6753) for 6.5 Social Work continuing education contact hours. Approval valid 6/8/2018 through 6/30/2019.

Activity Professionals: This course has been approved by the National Certificate Council for Activity Professionals (NCCAP) for 6.5 contact hours - approval #NCCAP500352-19. (Approval valid 5/30/2018 through 5/15/2019). 



 

Dementia Capable Care: Dementia Therapy Intermediate

It is the responsibility of the registrant to ensure this course meets your CEU requirements prior to registration.
 

Occupational Therapists and Occupational Therapy Assistants:


AOTA Approved Provider
 

Dementia Care Specialists is an AOTA Approved Provider of Continuing Education. This course is offered for 1.3 AOTA CEUs. AOTA Education Level: Intermediate, AOTA Classification Codes: Occupational Therapy Process, Domain of OT, Professional Issues. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA. 
 

Speech Language Pathologists:
 

Approved Provider ASHA Continuing Education
 

Attendance at 80% of the course is required in order to earn partial credit for ASHA CEUs.

 

Effective July 1, 2011 the ASHA CE Registry has a new eligibility requirement.


Please click on the following link for more details: ASHA CEU eligibility criteria [PDF]

 

This course is offered for 1.3 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate Level, Professional Area)

 

Physical Therapists and Physical Therapy Assistants:

  • AR - This course has been approved by the Arkansas State Board of Physical Therapy for 13 contact hours.(Approval has no current expiration date).
  • IL - The Illinois Chapter of Continuing Education Committee has certified that this course meets the criteria for approval of Continuing Education offerings established by the Illinois Physical Therapy Association. Approved for 13 contact hours. Approval Number 58-7115. (Approval valid 4/1/2018 – 4/1/2019).
  • MD - This course meets the basic criteria of the Maryland Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 1.3 CEUs. (Approval valid 5/29/2015 - 5/29/2019).
  • NM - This course has been approved by the State of New Mexico Regulation & Licensing Department - Physical Therapy Board for 1.3 CEUs. (Approval valid 12/5/2017 through 12/5/2019).
  • NY - This course has been approved by the New York Physical Therapy Association and granted 15.6 Continuing Education Credits-Course # 17-12-03. (Approval valid 12/29/2017 through 12/29/2018).
  • PA - This course has been approved by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of State Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs State Board of Physical Therapy for 13 credits (13 GEN, 0 DA) - Approval #PTCE010991 (Approval valid 02/09/2017 through 12/31/2018).
 

Nurses: Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP11542. This course is 13 contact hours. Nurses attending this course should be aware that no partial credit can be granted. Nurses from other states should check with their state’s board of nursing requirements as sometimes reciprocal agreements are available to allow for continuing education approved by one state to be allowable for another. Approval valid 4/30/2012 through 4/30/2020.

 

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