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Welcome to the Alzheimer's Association Training and Education Center.  The Association offers a number of Alzheimer's and dementia courses available online, 24 hours a day.  Please click on a course title below for more information, or use the search filters to find courses you are interested in.
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Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters

Learn about the 10 warning signs of Alzheimer's disease.
general information
Online Course
Cost Free

Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia

(formerly known as The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease)

Learn about the difference between Alzheimer's and dementia, stages, risk factors and more.
general information caregiving early stage
Online Course
Cost Free

Approaching Alzheimer's: First Responder Training

This free online course will help prepare you to respond to commons calls involving a person with dementia.
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Cost Free

Challenging Conversations about Dementia

Learn to confidently approach the detection, diagnostic and care-planning process for your patients with cognitive impairment and dementia.
physicians
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Cost Free

Dementia Conversations: Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial Planning

Learn to have honest and caring conversations about common concerns when someone begins to show signs of dementia.
general information caregiving early stage
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Cost Free

Effective Communication Strategies

Learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia, and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at each stage of the disease.
late stage general information caregiving early stage middle stage
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Cost Free

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body: Tips from the Latest Research

Join us to learn about the latest research providing insights into how to make lifestyle choices that may help you keep your brain and body healthy as you age, and use hands-on tools to help you incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging.
general information caregiving early stage
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Cost Free

Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer's Disease

Learn about important legal and financial issues to consider, how to put plans in place, and how to access legal and financial resources near you.
caregiving early stage
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Cost Free

Living with Alzheimer's: For People with Alzheimer's

Learn what you need to know, what you need to plan, and what you can do as you navigate this chapter of your life.
early stage
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Cost Free

Living with Alzheimer's: For Caregivers - Early Stage

Hear from those directly affected and learn what you can do to cope with the changes that come with an early-stage diagnosis.
caregiving early stage
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Cost Free

Living with Alzheimer's: For Caregivers - Middle Stage

Hear caregivers and professionals discuss helpful strategies to provide safe, effective and comfortable care in the middle stage of Alzheimer’s.
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Cost Free

Living with Alzheimer's: For Caregivers - Late Stage

Hear from caregivers and professionals about resources, monitoring care and providing meaningful connection for the person with late-stage Alzheimer’s and their families.
caregiving
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Cost Free

Living with Alzheimer's: For Younger-Onset Alzheimer's

Hear from those directly affected and learn what you need to know, what you need to plan, and what you can do to ease the impact throughout the course of the disease.
caregiving early stage
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Cost Free

Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior

Learn to about some of the common triggers for behaviors associated with dementia, how to assess the person’s needs, and how to intervene effectively.
general information caregiving middle stage