Certification: Certified Dementia Practitioner® CDP®
Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP)
The CDP certification is only open to people who qualify living in the United States. For international persons please see www.iccdp.net.
NCCDP recommends that at minimum there should be one staff member per shift who is a Certified Dementia Practitioner®.
Are You Certified As a Certified Dementia Practitioner®?
The CDP® application must be mailed within 30 days of taking the NCCDP approved NCCDP Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Care Seminar by an approved NCCDP instructor. If you have a compelling reason why you have not sent in your application and it is after the 30 day deadline, please contact the NCCDP to discuss at 1 877 729 5191.
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