HealthCare Interactive® offers a variety of CARES® online dementia care training programs with Alzheimer's Association essentiALZ® certification that are flexible, affordable, and an excellent value.

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4 modules, 4 hours

This 4-module (4-hour) online training program provides caregivers with “basic” information needed for dementia care. It focuses on person-centered care, the changes that happen to thinking skills as dementia progresses, and how to understand behavior as communication.





32 modules, 32 hours

CARES® Complete Catalog offers unlimited-user access (per location) to all CARES® online dementia care training programs, Alzheimer’s Association essentiALZ® certifications for professionals, and practical implementation tools and resources.






8 modules, 8 hours

This bundled program is a combination of the 4 modules from CARES® Dementia Basics (the prerequisite for all essentiALZ Plus certifications) and the 4 modules from CARES® Dementia-Related Behavior.





9 modules, 9 hours

This bundled program is a combination of the 4 modules from CARES® Dementia Basics (the prerequisite for all essentiALZ Plus certifications) and the 5 modules from CARES® End-of-Life Dementia Care.





10 modules, 10 hours

This bundled program is a combination of the 4 modules from CARES® Dementia Basics (the prerequisite for all essentiALZ Plus certifications) and the 6 modules from CARES® Dementia Advanced Care.





14 modules, 14 hours

This bundled program is a combination of the 4 modules from CARES® Dementia Basics (the prerequisite for all essentiALZ Plus certifications) and the 10 modules from CARES® Activities of Daily Living.








4 modules, 4 hours

CARES® Dementia-Related Behavior is a 4-module (4-hour) program that focuses on the behavior of people with dementia that is hard to understand and difficult to respond to.

Note: To qualify for "essentiALZ Plus" certification, you must be currently certified in Alzheimer's Association essentiALZ.





5 modules, 5 hours

CARES® End-of-Life Dementia Care is a 5-module (5-hour) program that includes specific topics and concerns like decision making at the end of life, comfort care, and emotional and spiritual support.

Note: To qualify for "essentiALZ Plus" certification, you must be currently certified in Alzheimer's Association essentiALZ.





6 modules, 6 hours

CARES® Dementia Advanced Care is a 6-module (6-hour) program that includes specific topics and concerns like making a connection, eating, pain, wandering, falls, and eliminating restraints.

Note: To qualify for "essentiALZ Plus" certification, you must be currently certified in Alzheimer's Association essentiALZ.





10 modules, 10 hours

CARES® Activities of Daily Living is a 10-module (10-hour) program that focuses on the activities of daily living (ADLs) across all levels of thinking decline.

Note: To qualify for "essentiALZ Plus" certification, you must be currently certified in Alzheimer's Association essentiALZ.








3 modules, 3 hours

CARES® Dementia Care For Families was developed for family members caring for a loved one with memory loss or dementia. This online video-based interactive program centers around the CARES® Approach and offers practical and invaluable strategies to common caregiving situations.



Choose the pricing and package option that's right for you.