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At Your Side Home Care - Houston 888-518-1584

Alzheimer's Association Reviews DementiaWise Curriculum

The ComForCare and At Your Side Home Care dementia curriculum, DementiaWise, has been reviewed by the Alzheimer’s Association® and meets the Alzheimer’s Association Dementia Care Practice Recommendations in the following topics:

  • Alzheimer’s & Dementia Disease® Awareness
  • Strategies for Caring for the Person with Dementia
  • Communications and Understanding Behavior
  • Social Needs and Activities
  • Eating Well

Date of review completion: March 9, 2017

Review is applicable until: March 9, 2019

For more information go to www.alz.org.

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Deborah Bier, PhD | Director of Special Populations

ComForCare | At Your Side Home Care

Deborah Bier hosts monthly videos that focus on real-life issues for families and health care professionals who care for people with dementia.

She has a master’s in counseling psychology and a doctorate in therapeutic counseling. In addition, Deborah has obtained the following credentials:

  • Certified Alzheimer's Educator™ – National Certification Board for Alzheimer & Aging Care
  • Certified Dementia Practitioner® – National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners
  • Certified Dementia Care Partner – Dementia Care Professionals of America, a division of the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America
  • Certificate in Gerontology – Allegra Learning Solutions, LLC
  • Mental Health First Aid – National Council for Behavioral Health