Dementia Training Resources

Hello Fairhaven employee!

Please follow the links below to learn more about Dementia. Be sure to select the correct group of training links, based on whether you are a new employee or an existing employee.

Thank you,

Management
Fairhaven Healthcare Center

8-hour Dementia Training for New Staff Members

The links below are to be used for new staff (4 hours).

If you are an existing employee and are looking for the 4-hour Continuing Education Credits for Dementia training, please see the appropriate list of training on this page under the heading "FOR EXISTING STAFF".

Hand In Hand Module 1: Understanding the World of Dementia

Hand In Hand Module 2: What Is Abuse?

Hand In Hand Module 3: Being With A Person With Dementia - Listening and Speaking

Hand In Hand Module 4: Being With A Person With Dementia - Actions and Reactions

Hand In Hand Module 5: Preventing Abuse

Hand In Hand Module 6: Being With A Person With Dementia - Making a Difference

4-hour Dementia Training for Existing Staff Members

The links below are to be used for existing staff's Continuing Education Credits for Dementia (4 hours).

If you are a new employee and are looking for the 8-hour initial Dementia training, please see the appropriate list of training on this page under the heading "FOR NEW STAFF".

"What Is Dementia?" With Teepa Snow (22 mins.)

"Making Visits Valuable" - 15 Short Videos (2 hrs.)

"I Want To Go Home!" (6 mins.)

"Only Fools Rush In" (6 mins.)

"May I Come In?" (6 mins.)

"Falls" (22 mins.)

"De-Escalate A Crisis" With Teepa Snow (11 mins.)

"Bathing" (4 mins.)

From our picturesque facility near the Merrimack River and just 200 yards from Lowell General Hospital, we serve the rehabilitation and long term care needs of residents and their families in the Greater Lowell Area, northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire including Andover, Billerica, Carlisle, Chelsmford, Concord, Dracut, Groton, Haverhill, Lawrence, Methuen, Nashua (NH), Pelham (NH), Pepperell, Salem (NH), Tewksbury, Tyngsborough, Westford, Wilmington and Windham (NH).