In this evidence-based workshop developed in collaboration with the Alzheimer Society of Ontario, participants will learn to maximize functional outcomes in dementia and Alzheimer clients by leading effective exercise programs within a variety of settings. Length: 7 hours, Prerequisite(s): None, Registration Fee: $200.00 + applicable provincial tax.
Exercise prescription and design guidelines for dementia
Cardiorespiratory endurance, strength and balance sample exercises
Music, choreography and exercise transitions
Safety, screening, assessments and evaluations
Providing more opportunity for physical activity and exercise with dementia
Who Should Take this Workshop?
Fitness leaders involved in exercise programming for ambulatory seniors living with early to mid-stage Alzheimer disease, or other dementias