The ICCDP owns the federal trademark registration for:

Certified Alzheimer's and Disease Dementia Care Trainer® CADDCT®

Certified Dementia Practitioner® and CDP®

Certified Dementia Care Manager® and CDCM®

Certified First Responder Dementia Trainer® and CFRDT®

Certified Dementia Support Group Facilitator® CDSGF® 

Certified First Responder - Dementia Trained® and CFR-DT® 

Certified Personal Care and Home Care Professional® and CPCHCP® 

Certified Correctional Personnel Dementia Trainer® and CPDT® 

Certified Dementia Trained Correctional Personnel® and CDTCP®

Using any of the ICCDP certification name or title without authorization constitutes Trademark infringement. 

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.