“How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving, and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these”
George Washington Carver, American Botanist
CONTINUING EDUCATION INFO
NCCDP Members who are certified as CDP, CDCM, NCCDP Certified Trainers, CFRDT, CFR-DT are required to renew every two years. You will need 10 CEU's or 10 CEs. We accept any healthcare-related topic listed in the NCCDP body of knowledge. If you do not see your topic please email us by using the contact us form for verification of your course/seminar will be accepted. We accept health care related topics via Webinar, E-learning, Magazine CEU, live seminars, Correspondence, College course, Two Year University Course, staff in-services, and conferences.
You must have a certificate that states the name of the topic, the date you took the class, instructor name, location, your name, and how many CEU's or CE's it is worth.
If you are sending proof of in-service. Please have the nurse educator write on the company letterhead listing your name, topics, date, and times these were presented. For example:
Date: February 15th, 2011
Time: 1:30 P.M. to 2:00 P.M.
NCCDP's sister company is ICCDP International Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners offers a six-hour online Montessori course and CMDCP Certified Montessori Dementia Care Professional certification. You can use the six hours as part of the required hours needed to renew your NCCDP certification. NCCDP members receive a discount. Go to www.iccdp.net select CMDCP and on the drop-down menu select association discount. Then complete the CMDCP application.
"Don't just meet the minimum state regulations regarding dementia education...exceed them!"
Lynn Biot Gordon, LCSW CDP CADDCT CFRDT CMDCP, Chief Operations Officer NCCDP
Sandra Stimson, CADDCT CALA, ADC, CDP, CDCM, Chief Executive Officer NCCDP