Many organizations now require CDP credential for many positions. There are certain state regulations that require a CDP on staff. Here, is just a sampling of employment ads appearing nationwide, that require CDP credentials. This is ONLY a sampling. NCCDP credentials are certainly resume-worthy and should be part of your resume and portfolio.
Try indeed.com for example and enter the Certified Dementia Practitioner certification into the search field to see the number of jobs posted requiring the Certified Dementia Practitioner certification.
Certified Dementia Practitioner - Home Instead Senior Care - Cincinnati, OH
We are looking for a Certified Dementia Practitioner to join our leadership team to enhance the lives of seniors and change the face of aging...
Director of Memory Care - The Sheridan at Cooper City - Cooper City, FL
Activities Director Certification, Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist, Certified Dementia Practitioner, or other related Certifications...
"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