Recognizing Delirium, Depression and Dementia – It’s a Messy Puzzle (Recorded Webinar)
This is the first of twelve recorded webinars in the Getting Connected: Understanding Different Dementias webinar series with Teepa Snow. This session focuses on the 3 D’s of Delirium, Depression/Anxiety, and Dementia. Each of these conditions has a unique onset, duration, impact on alertness and arousal, possible causes, and treatment recommendations. In this webinar, learn to recognize the characteristics, similarities and differences among these three conditions. Also, learn about the importance of providing the best possible care and responding effectively when changes are noted.
By the end of this webinar, you will be able to:
- Describe the value and importance of obtaining the correct diagnosis for an individual
- Compare and contrast among the conditions of delirium, depression/anxiety, and dementia
- Describe simple screening and assessment strategies that may be used to identify the conditions
Duration of Webinar 86:01
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