Education of Caregivers of Persons with Huntington’s Disease
Discuss how the motor symptoms associated with Huntington’s disease affect ADL performance.
Be able to suggest coping strategies for the various cognitive and neuropsychiatric changes that often manifest in patients with Huntington’s disease.
Describe some of the respiratory difficulties commonly associated with Huntington’s disease.
Discuss safe positioning options for clients during various stages of Huntington’s disease.
Identify options to assist caregivers as they provide support for family members or friends with Huntington’s disease.
1.0 Free CEUs for Occupational Therapists