We at the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners (NCCDP) are steadfast in our dedication to providing the highest caliber of Alzheimer’s and related dementia care certification and education. We are aware of the significant effects that informed and kind care may have on relatives and people living with Alzheimer’s and dementia.

Our goal is to equip first responders, caregivers, and medical professionals with the knowledge and abilities necessary to improve the lives of Alzheimer’s and dementia patients. We want to lead the behavioral health sector in providing high-quality care and assistance by setting the benchmark via our extensive Dementia Care Education and Certification for Behavioral programs.

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About the Behavioral Health Industry

The behavioral health sector offers a broad range of services intended to address people’s emotional, mental, and cognitive needs. In this field, caring for people with Alzheimer’s and dementia poses significant difficulties and calls for expertise. The incidence of Alzheimer’s and dementia related disorders is rising as the population ages; The increase in these diseases highlights the urgent need for qualified specialists in this field.

Providing successful Alzheimer’s and dementia care involves more than just meeting basic requirements; it also involves therapeutic communication, behavioral control, and environment adaptation to enhance cognitive abilities and emotional stability. The complexity of dementia, which includes Alzheimer’s disease and other associated conditions, necessitates the integration of medical, psychological, and social care measures in a multidisciplinary approach. The behavioral health sector can greatly enhance the quality of life and outcomes for Alzheimer’s and dementia patients by emphasizing evidence-based treatments and individualized care plans.


How We Serve the Behavioral Health Industry

At NCCDP, we provide specialized Alzheimer’s and dementia care education and certification for behavioral health professionals in order to support the industry.

Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care (ADDC) Seminar

In the behavioral health industry, NCCDP's ADDC seminar is a pivotal step for those seeking CDP certification. Tailored to the unique challenges of behavioral health settings, this seminar equips professionals to navigate Alzheimer's and dementia; It provid a foundational path for Certified Dementia Practitioner status. Available in various formats, it caters to diverse learning needs

Distributed Training

Our Distributed Training is transformative for behavioral health organizations, cultivating in-house expertise. This strategic approach empowers professionals to become certified trainers; and foster continuous learning in Alzheimer's and dementia care specific to behavioral health challenges. It establishes an environment of ongoing improvement, aligning with the dynamic nature of the behavioral health industry.

Dementia Care Certifications

NCCDP's certifications are open to behavioral health professionals, recognizing their crucial role in healthcare. Certifications like Certified Dementia Practitioner and Certified Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care Trainer® enhance their skills for providing specialized care within behavioral health settings. Other certifications address diverse roles supporting the unique needs of the behavioral health industry.

Why Choose NCCDP’s Dementia Care Education and Certification Services?

You will be working with the leader in the area when you select NCCDP for your Alzheimer’s and dementia care training and certification requirements. Our dedication to raising the standards of Alzheimer’s and dementia care is reflected in the quality of our courses and the expertise of our instructors. We take pride in delivering current, research-based training that empowers professionals to navigate the challenges of Alzheimer’s and dementia care with compassion and confidence. NCCDP’s certifications are recognized as a mark of excellence in the behavioral sector, signifying a commitment to providing top-notch care and enhancing the skill set of certified professionals.

For more information about Alzheimer’s and dementia care education and certification for the behavioral health industry, feel free to contact us today.