AAIDD Online Learning Course
Down Syndrome and Alzheimer's Disease New To Our Online Learning Courses?
Online learning is individualized education through the internet. You take courses at your own pace–and at the times most convenient to you. Courses are accessible 24 hours a day. You can start and stop when you need to; you do not need to complete a course in a single session. Content
Dramatic health care advances have resulted in an increase in life expectancy. This increase is positively correlated with an increase in age-related disorders, such as Alzheimer’s disease. Individuals with Down syndrome age atypically, and those over age 40 have a number of high-risk conditions. This course will explore the relationship between Alzheimer’s disease and Down syndrome. It will also discuss the complexity of diagnosing Alzheimer’s disease in a person with and intellectual or developmental disability. Cost:
$15 (AAIDD Members Save 10%
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