Cognitive Assessment Tools Workshop – August 18, 2021

Contact Person
Michelle Doherty - doherty@hhsc.ca 905-777-3837 ext. 12436

Date/Time
Date(s) - 18/08/2021
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Description

*THIS WORKSHOP IS NOW FULL*

WHEN: Wednesday, August 18th, 2021 from 1:00pm – 5:00pm

WHERE: Virtual (Via Zoom)

COST: $150.00

To view the course flyer, please click HERE.
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Objectives
Upon completion of this workshop, participants will:

  • Understand when and why to use cognitive assessment tools
  • Have insight into balancing the scientific and ethical considerations related to the use of clinical tools
  • Be able to use cognitive assessment tools in a standardized and consistent manner

Tools and topics to be discussed:

  • When Should We Use These Tests and Why?
  • Standardized Mini Mental State Exam (SMMSE)
  • Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA)
  • Respondent Burden
  • Confusion Assessment Method (CAM)
  • Trail Making Test B
  • Clock Drawing Test (CDT)

Target Audience
Front line health care professionals working with older adults who use cognitive assessment tools in their clinical practice including:

  • Physicians
  • RNs, RPNs, APN
  • OT, PT, SLP
  • Social Work
  • Others who use cognitive assessment tools in clinical practice

This is your opportunity to:

  • Engage with an expert in the field to learn more about cognitive assessment
  • Participate in small group interactive learning (virtually)

Payment Information

Bookings

Bookings are closed for this event.