(Alzheimer’s and Dementia)
Cognitive decline can have a devastating effect on our aging population and their loved ones. However, with early identification the impact can be reduced with correct identification of strengths and needs.
Pearson offers healthcare practitioners access to assessment tools such as screening for dementia, functional memory assessments etc to help identify areas of need, and potential strategies to optimise participation, identify support needs, or determine appropriate living settings.
Rookwood Driving Battery (RDB)
This test is designed to assess basic cognitive functions essential for safe driving, including visual perception, praxis skills, and executive function. It will help therapists involved in driving assessment or those working in older adult and neurology services.