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Compassionate Touch® e-Learning Coach Training
The Compassionate Touch® program is now available through our web-based training

Compassionate Touch helps providers achieve goals related to person-centered dementia care and reduction of unnecessary use of anti-psychotic medication. This practical, evidence-informed approach literally puts in caregiver’s hands a non-pharmacological solution that:

  • Is Feasible: Uses existing resources | Easy to learn | Practicality ensures sustainability
  • Is Effective: Decreases anxiety | Promotes sleep | Eases pain | Builds trust in caregivers | Provides a non-pharmacological prevention strategy for behavioral symptoms
  • Facilitates Staff Satisfaction: Reduces job burnout | Builds strong relationships | Aligns with person-centered care practices
  • Encourages Family Engagement: Provides a means for family to calm, comfort and support their loved one | Enhances the family’s experience as a member of the care-team
  • Strengthens Marketability with a unique program for community outreach | Sets your organization apart | Demonstrates commitment to culture change

Compassionate Touch Coach Training for Individuals or Organizations

  • Upon completion of the e-Learning training course, participants are designated as authorized Compassionate Touch® Coaches and empowered to train staff in their facility or organization and conduct family or community presentations. The facility or organization is authorized to use the Compassionate Touch® program and materials. To help ensure sustainability, AGE-u-cate provides on-going support for Coaches throughout the license period.

  • Coach Training Objectives and Content Outline
Compassionate Touch® e-Learning Coach Training:
  • $395 for First Participant from the same location (community or office)
  • $175 for additional participants from the same location or office
  • Optionally: $12 plus shipping for a hard copy of the Compassionate Touch® Coach Training Manual.
Registration Process
  • Upon registration and payment, training can begin as soon as the training portal link is received via email by using the downloadable training manual. If a printed manual was ordered during registration, please allow at least 7 days for it to arrive.
  • Participants MUST register with their company email address (no personal emails please)
  • Within approximately 24 to 48 hours, registrants will receive an email confirmaton to the email address given to us during the registration with a link to our training portal.
How does the e-LearningTraining work?
  • Our web based training is the same high-quality training as our in-person training except that it is conducted via the Internet with our specialized online e-learning training program.
  • The e-Learnng training program consists of two online modules and one self-directed on-site practice. Your staff can begin our online training program at any time convenient to them, progressing at a self-directed pace.
  • The e-Learning training will prepare and authorize coaches to train staff in their facility or organization on the Compassionate Touch Techniques and conduct family or community presentations. Participants must have their training manuals with them during the training
  • All that is required to participate in our e-Learning program is a laptop or desktop computer (Mac or PC) capable of presenting audio and video streams.
  • During the registrations process, participants can opt to purchase a printed, bound Compassionate Touch® Coach Training manual or alternatively print the manual on-site from the download link provided upon registration. Either way, the manual is provided for download for review prior to the training session.
See also Compassionate Touch® On-Site Training