Cognitive Framework for Dementia – An Interdisciplinary Focus: A Practical Approach to Treatment

The Department of Occupational Therapy of the College of Allied Medical Professions University of the Philippines Manila invites all to a seminar entitled Cognitive Framework for Dementia – An Interdisciplinary Focus: A Practical Approach to Treatment with Annalia D. Briones, OTRP, OTR/L, CPAM as speaker.

When & Where
July 19, 2009
8:00am – 12:00 nn; 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Audio-Visual Room
College of Allied Medical Professions
University of the Philippines, Manila

Course Description
This seminar consists of presentation of the stages of dementia through the Global Deterioration Scale as well as the Allen Cognitive Levels. It discusses the stages of dementia and treatment approaches in each stage. An introduction to the technique called Spaced Retrieval will be also be presented.

Topic outline

  • Stages of Dementia according to the Global Deterioration Scale
  • Behavioral and functional performance changes throughout the dementia disease process that correlate to the GDS stages of dementia
  • Assessment tools for determination of client’s stage of dementia
  • Discipline specific (OT, PT, SP) treatment intervention approaches

Course Fees
Pre-registration – PhP 500
On-site registration – PhP 600
Students – PhP 350

For reservations, please call Ms. Janel Anne Belarmino or April Rose Presto at (+632) 5267125 or send an e-mail to upcamp.ot@gmail.com.

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