Dementia Care Specialist Certifications

​The marks of distinction for
dementia care professionals

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Your exemplary care and dedication to your clients, colleagues, and facility deserve to be recognized and supported.

Dementia Care Specialist Certification and our new Advanced Dementia Care Specialist: Behaviors Certification are formal recognitions of your commitment and leadership as a dementia care professional. They offer you and your employer a competitive advantage.

With these marks of distinction, you will:

  • Gain the skills to raise the quality of care your facility provides.
  • Distinguish yourself with documented expertise as a dementia care professional.
  • Gain access to our online library of dementia-related articles, videos, and webinars.
  • Become part of a peer network for upskilling, problem solving, and best-practice sharing.

How to get certified:

Dementia Care Specialist Certification

  1. Complete the Dementia Capable Care: Foundation Course.
  2. Complete the free follow-up certification exam.
Advanced Dementia Care Specialist: Behaviors Certification
  1. Complete the Dementia Capable Care: Foundation and Behaviors Courses.
  2. Complete the free follow-up certification exam.

Have a question about Dementia Care Specialist Certifications? View the FAQ.

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