Certified Dementia Caregivers
Why Our Caregivers are the “Cream of the Crop”
Our caregivers are professionally trained to be Certified Dementia Caregivers. Gina Germany is a Certified Dementia Practitioner and instructs the caregivers to approach a person with dementia with Teepa Snow’s Positive Physical Approach to Brain Change and Hand- under-Hand technique. Compassion and understanding, along with this training, makes our caregivers the best in Lower Alabama.
Our caregivers are totally committed to caring for seniors. They are highly qualified and carefully selected individuals who are personally and thoroughly screened, bonded and insured. Most importantly, our caregivers are dependable and extraordinarily caring of others.
However, in addition to their previous experience, our caregivers receive continuous training. This training includes a specialized curriculum exclusive to Touching Hearts Senior Care, assuring quality and caring in-home assistance for seniors. Find out more about our Certified Companion Aide program.
Please request an Assessment Interview so that we can learn more about your unique situation and share how our caregivers can improve the quality of your life!
Most of our caregivers are CNAs, but all of our caregivers are professionally trained with experience. Our caregivers are very special individuals and believe this work is their calling and also believe in the Touching Hearts Philosophy. Here’s the Mission and Values of Touching Hearts Senior Care. “Our mission is to ensure a better quality of life for our elderly clients and their families by providing dependable and affordable home care.”
Alzheimer’s Care and Dementia Care
TOUCHING HEARTS SENIOR CARE CAREGIVER TRAINING FOR ALZHEIMER’S AND DEMENTIA CARE
At Touching Hearts Senior Care, our caregivers are totally committed to caring for seniors. They are highly qualified and carefully selected individuals who are personally and thoroughly screened, bonded and insured. Most importantly, our caregivers are dependable and extraordinary in the caring of others.
CERTIFIED DEMENTIA CAREGIVERS
In addition to their previous experience and studies in health care, our caregivers receive extensive and continuous training to become a Certified Dementia Caregiver. This training is exclusive to Touching Hearts Senior Care caregivers and we are the only company in the state of Alabama to offer this certification and education.
The Certified Dementia Caregiver Training includes the following 12 components along with the Positive Approach to Care training created by renowned Dementia Expert Teepa Snow. This training is presented by Gina Germany, who is a Certified Senior Advisor, Certified Dementia Practitioner, and a Certified PAC trainer.
- Introduction to Dementia Care
- Medication in Dementia Care
- Encouraging Good Nutrition
- End of Life
- Aggressive Behavior
- Promoting Dignity
- Assisting with ADL’s
- Therapeutic Interventions and Communication
- Health Complications