Three members of the Life Enrichment staff at Vincentian Marian Manor recently completed training to become Certified Dementia Practitioners (CDP) through the National Certification Council for Dementia Practitioners (NCCDP).

The three staff members are: 

  • Anna Rowkosky, CDP, Life Enrichment Lead
  • Aimi Long, ADC, CDP, MCV, Life Enrichment Director
  • Elaine Carter, CDP, Life Enrichment Lead

The certification represents that the health care professional has received comprehensive knowledge in dementia care, has completed the Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care coursework, and met the NCCDP requirements.

In 2021, Aimi completed the Modular Education Program certification for Activity Professionals and certification in Memory Care Validation Engagement through the National Certification Council for Activity Professionals.