Cognitive Assessment Tools Workshop – September 17th, 2022

Contact Person
Christopher Gabor - rgpcinfo@hhsc.ca 905-777-3837 x 12436

Date/Time
Date(s) - 17/09/2022
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Description

Upon completion of this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Identify when and why to use cognitive assessment tools
  • Describe scientific and ethical considerations related to the use of clinical tools
  • Employ cognitive assessment tools in a standardized and consistent manner
  • Interpret cognitive tests

Agenda:

  • Introduction (9:00-9:10am)
  • Psychometric Properties (9:10-9:35am)                           
  • Mini Mental State Exam (9:35-10:10am)
  • Break (10:10-10:20am)
  • Montreal Cognitive Assessment (10:20-11:00am)
  • Clock Drawing Test (11:00-11:35am)
  • Trails Making Test B (11:35-11:50am)
  • Break (11:50am-12:00pm)
  • Geriatric Depression Scale (12:00-12:30pm)
  • Confusion Assessment Method (12:30-12:50pm)
  • Wrap-up (12:50-1:00pm)

Who should attend?

  • Health care providers responsible for or interested in conducting cognitive assessments of older adults.

Format:

  • 4-hour facilitated virtual workshop (Zoom)

Refund Policy:

  • Cancellations received up to 2 weeks in advance will be refunded less the Eventbrite fee of $9.99 CAD. No refunds will be issued for cancellations after this time.

Registration Details:

  • Register for this event through Eventbrite here.

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