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Montessori Principles for Leadership and Staff Engagement
June 20, 2020

BEST webinar that I have attended! Thank you for sharing your knowledge.

Kathy Q

"I am glad I did this course. It is a great course. I am closely working with Dementia patients. It helps me a lot. This course was done in a nicely manner. it is very specific. The slides were done very accurate and orderly manner. The speakers were very clear. The course gives you all the latest ideas. It is very practical. I am very proud to have the certificate."
Josephine Vasanthan

"Thank You very much! It's an excellent program.  Very well put together."
Ana Nunes-Freitas, CDP, RMT, BA. Pych, PGrad Montessori Ed (Familial Dementia Caregiver-8 years, Caregiver Support/ Consultant, St Joes LTC-MEMORY Floor- Volunteer/ Montessori facilitator), Dundas, Ontario, Canada 

"As a trainer 'Still have people still talking about Dementia after you've left the room'."
Alistair Burns Clinical Director NHS England Dementia of 2020 Conference

"Thank you! I have received my certificate with great joy and feeling of accomplishment!"
Lisa Crupi

Step One
Apply for Certification
Step Two
Wait for approval of your application
Step Three
Once approved, take online course
Step Four
Complete course, test, & evaluation
Step Five
ICCDP will email certification to you
Step Six
Renew every two years
Step One
Sign up for a seminar- see calendar to find a live trainer
Step Two
Take the seminar and complete the evaluation
Step Three
Return to ICCDP and complete a grandfather application
Step Four
Wait for approval. ICCDP will email your certification to you
Step Five
Renew every two yearsu

Certified Dementia Practitioner ® CDP®, Certified Montessori Dementia Care Professional® CMDCP® and
Certified Montessori Dementia Care Professional Trainer CMDCPT

The CDP®, CMDCP®, and CMDCPT are global certifications recommended for those working in the health care industry and with the geriatric population. These certifications are a compliment to your chosen profession. The CDP®, CMDCP® or CMDCPT are not a profession, but rather a level of additional Dementia training and Dementia certification that you have received in the area of Dementia care that will enable the health care professional to provide compassionate care.

The CDP® and CMDCP® certifications are a commitment by the professional to end elder abuse and neglect through continuous training in the area of Dementia Care. Worldwide there lacks standardization in the requirements of Dementia education for front line staff and health care professionals, elder care attorneys, educators, geriatric managers who work in learning institutions, psychiatric facilities, rehabilitation centers, associations, government agencies, nursing homes, assisted living, senior communities, adult day care, hospitals, home care and hospice agencies and 55 plus communities.