Dementia Education Training
Learn about Dementia
We’ve been increasing awareness and reducing the stigma associated with dementia since 2018. Serving all of Central Minnesota, we offer educational opportunities in-person and virtually for professionals and the community. Contact our office to schedule a class or to request additional information.
Select a Dementia Topic
(60-90 Minute Classes)
- Dementia Prevention
- Communication and Dementia
- Dementia Awareness
- Taking Care of the Caregiver
- Most Common Forms of Dementia, How and Why They Differ
- Dementia Friend Informational Session
- Physiology Behind Dementia*
- De-prescribing, Understanding Dementia, and Medications*
*Classes taught by an MD, all other classes taught by a Certified Dementia Educator.
Continuing Education Units (CEUs) may be available. Contact us to learn more.
Become a Certified Dementia Practitioner
An 8-hour training session to become a Certified Dementia Practitioner® CDP®.
Become a Dementia Friend
A 60-minute session, Dementia Friends is a global movement to change the way we think, act, and talk about dementia. By helping everyone in a community understand what dementia is and how it affects people, each individual can make a difference for people touched by dementia.
Meet Our Instructors
Dr. Patrick Zook
Tami Kolbinger, BS, ADC/MC, CDP, CADDCT
Cristina Rodriguez, CDP
Book a Class
Ready to learn more about dementia? Call our Dementia Resource Center Clinic to learn more about each class and to request pricing.
All content on this website is intended to be informational only and does not create a patient-client relationship and does not intend to constitute medical advice.