Compare and contrast the various tests and measures that can be used to assess coordination in older adults.
Compare and contrast the various tests and measures that can be used to assess balance and gait in older adults.
Describe the prevalence, etiology, and symptoms of key cognitive conditions including neurodegenerative disorders, and mental health conditions
Why is it important to determine the underlying cause of cognitive changes in older adults?
Discuss the current pharmacological and nonpharmacological treatment protocols for managing and coping with the symptoms of cognitive conditions
Understand the underlying assumptions and key tenets of atypical cognitive changes across the life span.
Describe the importance of understanding, examining, and intervening on the illness experience of individuals with cognitive conditions.
Identify strategies to assist individuals with cognitive conditions to live as independently as possible and in achieving the highest quality of life possible.