Thomas Jefferson University

Professional Training


 Skills2Care® is a program to help caregivers manage more effectively. Jefferson Elder Care offers certification training for occupational therapists.

Training includes:

  • Readings
  • Web-based Modules
  • On-site Training
  • Coaching via teleconference

Skills2Care® pamphlet (PDF) 

2015 training dates:  November 12 & 13

Download the Skills2Care® Training Registration form for individuals (PDF) or for groups (PDF).

Customized Training

Customized training for agencies who are seeking to enhance care for individuals with dementia and their caregivers.  Training includes:

For details on our customized training and workshops, please contact Catherine Piersol, director of Jefferson Elder Care.

Advanced Practice Certificate in Neurocognitive Disorders

Courses are taught by experts in the field of neurocognitive disorders including neurologists and psychiatrists who lecture about diagnostic approaches and medical interventions.