The ORGANIZATION FOR Oregon ACTIVITY and Dementia Professionals meet quarterly at various locations to share information, meet other professionals and improve efficiency in running their deparments. If you would like to host a meeting in your area, please let us know and we will post the meeting under our events or check the event section for meetings near your facility.
Our purpose is to provide a network where Activity Professionals and Dementia Professionals can share concerns or trends and help each other, either in person or electronically. Each month we will post a feature concern submitted by our profession, and share results or solutions as other Activity Professionals amd Dementia Practitioners have experienced or resolved.... Go to the News Tab and read the results of your input.
From Gatherings: we will publish a newsletter of the meetings discussions cover such topics as: Best Idea for Successful Groups, Best Practices for Different Behaviors and Communication Skills, a Technical Corner for computer know-how. We will be happy to post job openings/positions and also a special section the Activity Closet where you can post supply needs or swaps that you would like to do with other Enrichment/Activity Directors. Always our objective is to help and make each other better.
Fully accredited/instructor thru the National Certitication Council of Activity Professionals (NCCAP) and as a CADDCT, CDP trainer with the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners all of our programs are designed to help you continue to grow in your professional career.
Oregon State Certification for Activity Directors
Council for Activity Professionals
National Council of Certified for Dementia Practitioners
or call 503-740-9706