Dealing with cognitively impaired geriatric patients can be challenging even for the
experienced healthcare professional. Behaviors such as dementia, aggression, anxiety and
depression, refusal of food and fluids, and inappropriate sexual advances pose significant
potential barriers to the delivery of essential health care. If older adults are routinely under
your care, minimize your risk of escalating the problems associated with troublesome,
often irrational behavior by attending this program. Gain valuable insights into the causes
of challenging geriatric behaviors and learn innovative and practical intervention strategies
to improve the care you provide.
Your speaker, M. Catherine Wollman, DNP, GNP-BC, is an expert in the field of geriatrics.
Join her for a day filled with interesting case studies, insightful discussion and interactive
learning. Leave with practical techniques you can apply the next day!