Compassionate Touch Caregiver Training

Compassionate Touch® is a powerful, skilled touch approach that evidence shows is an effective non-pharmacological strategy to reduce behavioral reactions in dementia and end-of-life care. The gentle, hands-on techniques were developed with busy care partners in mind, offering practical and flexible tools that are easy to learn and integrated into daily care practices, while strengthening relationships with care partners.

This caregiver training course is delivered in 6 short modules allowing the learner to pause as needed. A Certificate of Completion, valid for 2 years from the course completion date, will be issued upon successfully completing each course. Online caregiver training courses are approved by the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners for 1 hour of CEUs for CDP and CADDCT recertification.

In this online caregiver training, the learner will identify:

  • The different types of touch and purpose of skilled touch in providing quality care
  • The role of skilled touch hand, back and foot techniques as tools to increase the elder’s well-being by incorporating it into routine care
  • The role of compassionate presence in relating to the people he or she cares for
PURCHASE OPTIONS

To get this course for 10 or fewer learners


Quantities of 10 or more are volume discounted
Quantity Discounts
10-24
$24 ea.
25-49
$23 ea.
50-99
$22 ea.
99-149
$21 ea.
150+
$20 ea.