Practitioner Definition


The NCCDP owns the federal trademark registration for:

Certified Alzheimer's and Disease Dementia Care Trainer® CADDCT®

Certified Dementia Practitioner® and CDP®

Certified Dementia Care Manager® and CDCM®

Certified First Responder Dementia Trainer® and CFRDT®

Certified Dementia Support Group Facilitator® CDSGF® 

Certified First Responder - Dementia Trained® and CFR-DT® 

Certified Personal Care and Home Care Professional® and CPCHCP® 

Certified Correctional Personnel Dementia Trainer® and CPDT® 

Certified Dementia Trained Correctional Personnel® and CDTCP®

Using any of the NCCDP certification name or title without authorization constitutes Trademark infringement. 

"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