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

You ask why is it important to invest in our staff education and this quote says it all-
CFO asks CEO, “What happens if we invest in developing our people and then they leave us?”

CEO: “What happens if we don’t, and they stay?” ~Peter Baeklund

You cannot afford to wait in sending your in-service director to our next CADDCT Certified Alzheimer’s disease and Dementia Care Trainer certification seminar. See www.nccdp.org Trainer schedule

Become a CADDCT

Become a CADDCT! Train others and prepare the front line staff and health care professionals to become a Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP).

Application form for CADDCT® Certified Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Care Trainer®.

To Register please download the CADDCT Certified Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Care Trainer Class pre registration form and mail in with supporting documents via ground service or over night service that requires a signature for proof of delivery. 

The registration form lists training dates, locations, pricing and general information.

$2,800 for late registration.

$2,500 if registering 60 days prior to start of class.


If taking the CDCM® Class Certified Dementia Care Manager®, please fill out the CDCM® application.

The seminar will include; Alzheimer’s disease Dementia Care Power Point Curriculum on memory stick, handouts, Power Point Curriculum, Video and text books, SAMPLE BROCHURE, SAMPLE SIGN IN SHEETS, SAMPLE EVALUATION, Information on database development, information on obtaining approval for CEU's. CERTIFICATION AS CDP® Certified Dementia Practitioner®, Certification as NCCDP Certified Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Care Trainer CADDCT.

The comprehensive curriculum will include:

Module 1: Introduction to Dementia: Diagnosis, Prognosis, Treatment, Statistics, Screening Tests
Module 2: Communication
Module 3: Feelings and Repetitive Behaviors
Module 4: Wandering, Paranoa and Hallucinations
Module 5: Intimacy, Sexuality, Aggressive Behaviors and Catastrophic Reactions
Module 6: Depression and Alzheimer's Disease
Module 7: Personal Care: Pain, Nutrition, Bathing, Dressing, Toileting, Eating, Swallowing and Sleep Disturbances. Please note for this module, information will be provided in handouts but we will only review in class the Nutrition piece as the information is repeated for each of these areas.
Module 8: Activities, Activity Dementia Calendar. Activities Make Them Meaningful.
Module 9: Environment: Changes that Make a Difference.
Module 10: Staff and Family Relationships
Module 11: Stress and the Caregiver, Abuse and Neglect 
Module 12: Multicultural Considerations
Module 13: Pastoral Care and Preparing for End of Life

Materials include:
Power Point on Memory Stick
Over head Copy Notebook in Note Format (which can never be copied nor distributed)
Master Hand Out Notebook (All your students will be required to have)
Text Books
DVD on Sexuality
Pre Test / Post Test to provide to your employees only if your company requires it
Tips for Presenters
Tips for Marketing
Sample Brochure
Sample Sign in Sheet
Sample Certificate
How to obtain CEU's
Where to obtain databases
How to market the class

Upon completion of this seminar, you as a NCCDP Certified Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Care Trainer CADDCT will be able to offer the NCCDP Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Care Seminar at your place of employment or in any state you choose. You will not be teaching a Certified Dementia Practitioner class nor the Certified Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Care Trainer class.

All applicants will be required to sign an Instructor Agreement and Licensee Agreement. There are two home work assignments that will be brought to the first day of class and the assignments will be explained in your confirmation packet.

Notice: While certification promotes and maintains quality, it does not license, confer a right or privilege upon or otherwise define the qualifications of anyone in the healthcare field.

bullet Top 10 Reasons Join Our Organization as a CDP Certified Dementia Practitioner, CDCM Certified Dementia Care Manager, Certified Alzheimer’s Disease & Dementia Care Trainer, Associate Member or Corporate Member
bullet Training is a Waste of Time! Or is it?

CADDCT Certified Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Care Trainer Class Pre-Registration Form

bullet Registry of NCCDP Approved Instructors

bullet Seminars Presented by NCCDP Staff and NCCDP approved Instructors
bullet Alzheimer's and Dementia Care Seminars presented at Conferences and Workshops
bullet Colleges Hosting Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Care Seminars by NCCDP Approved Trainers
bullet Testimonials

Congratulations to the following agencies, companies, associations and learning institutions for investing your staff in the Certified Alzheimers Disease and Dementia Care CADDCT class, CDCM Dementia Unit Manager class,  the Alzheimer's disease and Dementia Care Class and the CDP Certifications! Your dedication to the your employees and or members is evident and speaks loudly to your commitment to providing quality and compassionate care to our older population. Congratulations! 



Sneak preview of Sandra Stimson NCCDP Executuve Director presenting the Alzheimer's disease and Dementia seminar to healthcare professionals, trainers and dementia unit managers.  

Please email us by using the CONTACT US FORM if you would like to be on the mailing list for the next Certified Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Care Trainer Program.

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      Susan Scanland CDP® - Certified Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Care Trainer CADDCT


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"Don't just meet the minimum state regulations regarding dementia education...exceed them!"
Sandra Stimson, CADDCT CALA, ADC, AC-BC, CDP®

"One person becoming a NCCDP Certified Alzheimer's Disease Dementia Care Trainer will impact thousands of health care professionals and front line staff through live dementia education which has a direct impact in the quality of care the staff provide to our elderly.”
NCCDP Sandra Stimson CEO

"One Trainer Impacts The Quality of Care Provided By Thousands Of Healthcare Professionals, Front Line Staff and Students Who Provide Care To Our Most Vulnerable Elderly"

“Someday there will be a cure for Alzheimer’s Disease. Until that day, continue with your dementia education. They deserve your best!” Sandra Stimson NCCDP CEO