Author Archives: Sandra Stimson

Last chance to earn a Certified Online Training Professional (COTP) certification in 2016! The COTP was created by the International Council for Certified Online Training Professionals (ICCOTP).

NCCDP members are eligible for a 50% discount.  (See the NCCDP’s newsletter for details.) ICCOTP provides would-be online trainers the knowledge and skills necessary to become qualified online trainers.  http://www.iccotp.com/

Canada’s Antipsychotic Reduction Collaborative and its corresponding Tool Kit for Care Teams are great resources for caregivers all over the world!

The Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement (CFHI) “worked with 56 LTC homes that agreed to curb the inappropriate prescribing of antipsychotic medication to seniors.”  http://www.cfhi-fcass.ca/WhatWeDo/reducing-antipsychotic-medication-use-collaborative   Check out also the Alberta Guideline on the Appropriate Use…