CareAcademy Package: Dementia Care

CareAcademy’s Dementia Care package boasts over 265 training resources, totaling 185+ hours of engaging content for your non-medical caregiving team. In addition to meeting essential compliance requirements, the Dementia Care package includes:

    • 100 hours of Teepa Snow’s Positive Approach to Care
    • CareAcademy’s 10-hour Dementia Care Certification, reviewed and recognized by the Alzheimer’s Association

Committed to compliance

Our training meets public and private pay requirements in all 50 states, with ongoing updates to meet changing state requirements—so you can be confident in your compliance.

 

Best-in-class caregiver training

Providing consistent, best-in-class care starts with your caregiver team. In addition to core training, the Dementia Care package includes advanced classes and topical videos covering chronic conditions your clients face. With just-in-time training, you can tailor quality care for each of your clients.

Administrative advantage

Backed by world-class support from the CareAcademy team, you will access easy-to-use administrator dashboards with multi-location insights and reporting. Create and assign curriculums by role to ensure your entire team has the right training at the right time. And with our back-office software integrations, CareAcademy training fits seamlessly into your existing agency operations.

CareAcademy Dementia Care Classes

Closed Captions and Foreign Language Subtitles Available
English, Spanish, Hindi, Korean, Russian, Vietnamese for certain classes
Introduction to Dementia Care
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Communicating with a Person with Dementia
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End of Life Dementia Care
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Addressing Agitation & Aggression in Dementia
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Safety in Dementia
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The Science of Dementia
Parkinson’s Disease Dementia
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Clients’ Rights and Abuse Prevention for Older Adults Living with Dementia
Addressing Dementia-Related Behaviors When Assisting with ADLs
Assisting an Older Adult Living with Dementia with Bathing
Assisting Older Adults Living with Dementia with Oral Hygiene
Assisting an Older Adult Living with Dementia with Eating
Activities for Older Adults Living with Dementia
Mobility and Falls Prevention for Older Adults Living with Dementia
Person-Centered Care for Older Adults Living with Dementia
Assisting Older Adults Living with Dementia with ADLs
Assisting Older Adults Living with Dementia with Grooming
Assisting Older Adults Living with Dementia with Dressing
Assisting Older Adults Living with Dementia with Toileting
Mobility and Falls Prevention for Older Adults Living with Dementia
Anxiety in Older Adults Living with Dementia
Video: What is Dementia?
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Video: Keeping an Older Adult with Dementia Safe at Home

CareAcademy Core Compliance Classes

Closed Captions and Foreign Language Subtitles Available
English, Spanish, Hindi, Korean, Russian, Vietnamese for certain classes
What Does it Mean to Be a Professional Caregiver?
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Communicating with Older Adults
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Sexual Harassment Prevention
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Preventing Sexual Harassment in the Workplace NEW
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Working with an Aging Population
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Professionalism: Communication, Problem Solving & Cultural Competency
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Clients’ Rights, HIPAA & Elder Abuse Prevention
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Observation, Reporting and Documentation: Part 1
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Observation, Reporting and Documentation: Part 2
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Observation, Reporting and Documentation: Part 3
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Assisting with Personal Care Through ADLs
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Assisting with Oral Hygiene
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Assisting with Independent Living Through IADLs
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Overview of Transfers & Mobility Equipment
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Assisting with Range of Motion Exercises
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Assisting with Activities & Recreational Therapy at Home
Overview of End of Life Care
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Overview of Arthritis Care
Assisting with Medication Self-Administration: Part 1
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Overview of Skin Care & Wound Prevention
Assisting with Medication Self-Administration: Part 2
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Medication Administration Basics
Overview of Body Systems & Medical Terminology
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Overview of Nutrition & Food Preparation
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Modifying Diets to Assist with Difficulty Chewing
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Maintaining a Clean & Healthy Environment (Infection Control)
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Overview of COVID-19
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Understanding the COVID-19 Vaccine
Emergency Procedures
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Safety Precautions & Falls Prevention: Part 1
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Safety Precautions & Falls Prevention: Part 2
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Recognizing Fire and Medical Emergencies
Performing Basic First Aid During Medical Emergencies
Performing Basic First Aid During Medical Non-Emergencies
Light Housekeeping Techniques
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Overview of Mental Illness Care
Emergency Planning and Response NEW

CareAcademy Chronic Condition Classes

Closed Captions and Foreign Language Subtitles Available
English, Spanish, Hindi, Korean, Russian, Vietnamese for certain classes
Medicare Fraud, Waste, and Abuse for Direct Care Workers NEW
Electronic Visit Verification (EVV): New York State Supplement NEW
Providing Homecare to LGBT Older Adults
Introduction to Long-Term Care
Vital Signs: Part 1
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Vital Signs: Part 2
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Assisting with Bathing
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Assisting with Elimination Needs
Assisting with Oral Feeding
Overview of Cancer Care
Overview of Heart Disease Care
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Overview of Parkinson’s Disease Care
Overview of Diabetes Mellitus Care
Overview of Care After a Stroke
Gastrointestinal Issues: Heartburn, Constipation & Diarrhea
Obesity & Weight Management
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Overview of HIV/AIDS
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Non-Drug Pain Management
Managing Breathing Difficulties
Performing Catheter Care
Performing Ostomy Care
Preparing Meals to Meet Cultural, Ethnic, Religious, and Dietary Needs
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Personal Protective Equipment for Home Care
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Overview of Depression Care
Overview of Anxiety Care
Body Mechanics and Injury Prevention NEW
Overview of Physical Disabilities & Chronic Conditions NEW
Anxiety in Older Adults Living with Dementia NEW

CareAcademy Advanced Classes

Closed Captions and Foreign Language Subtitles Available
English, Spanish, Hindi, Korean, Russian, Vietnamese for certain classes
Overview of Intellectual Disability Care

CareAcademy Core Video Library

Closed Captions and Foreign Language Subtitles Available
English, Spanish, Hindi, Korean, Russian, Vietnamese for certain classes
Hand Hygiene
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Donning and Doffing Gloves
Assistance with Bedpan Use
Tub Bath or Shower
Oral Hygiene
Assisting with Medication Self-Administration: The Five Rights
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Assisting an Older Adult to Walk Safely
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Assisting an Older Adult to Fall Safely
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Assisting an Older Adult to Transfer Using a Gait Belt
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Assisting an Older Adult to Transfer from a Wheelchair to a Car
Moving an Older Adult Up in Bed
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Assisting an Older Adult to Sit at the Side of the Bed
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Proper Body Mechanics & Safety
Reporting the Client’s Condition
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Incident Reports
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Characteristics of Good Documentation
Reporting Emergencies
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Understanding Your Client’s Rights
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Client Confidentiality
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Determining Normal vs. Abnormal Skin Conditions
Skin and Wound Care
Preventing Contractures
Understanding Tuberculosis
Caring for Clients with Active Tuberculosis
Providing Assistance with Oral Feeding
Understanding Restraints
Assisting Clients with Hearing Aid Use and Care NEW

CareAcademy Specialized Video Library

Closed Captions and Foreign Language Subtitles Available
English, Spanish, Hindi, Korean, Russian, Vietnamese for certain classes
Health Care Proxy
Living Will
Setting Clear Goals and Priorities
Signs and Symptoms of Anxiety
Signs and Symptoms of Depression
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Determining Normal vs. Abnormal Conditions
Documentation Problems
How to Administer Oral Liquids
Active Range of Motion for the Upper Body
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Taking a Tympanic Temperature
Dealing with Conflict
What is Empathy?
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HIV Transmission and Infection
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Defining Abuse, Exploitation, and Neglect
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Types of Elder Abuse
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Preventing Elder Abuse
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Objective Observations: Senses
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Subjective Observations
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Reporting Elder Abuse
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Advance Directives
Supporting a Client with Mental Illness
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Diagnosis and Treatment of Mental Illness
Assisting with Physical Needs at the End of Life
Assisting with Emotional Needs at the End of Life
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Last Moments of Life
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Immediately After Death
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The Integumentary System
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The Musculoskeletal System
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The Cardiovascular System
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Monitoring Clients with Cardiovascular Conditions
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The Brain and Nervous System
The Respiratory System
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Monitoring Clients with Respiratory Conditions
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The Endocrine System
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The Reproductive System
The Urinary System
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The Digestive System
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Recognizing When a Modified Diet is Needed
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Basics of Food and Nutrition
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Observing and Monitoring Nutrition
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Food and Liquid Texture Modifications
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Understanding Temperature
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Taking an Oral Temperature
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How to Report Temperature
Understanding Pulse
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Taking a Pulse
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Understanding Respiration
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Taking Respirations
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Understanding Blood Pressure
Taking Blood Pressure
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Observing and Reporting Pain
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Assessing Pain
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Physical and Verbal Cues of Pain
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Heat and Ice for Treating Pain
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Assistance with Urinal Use
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Observing the Urinary System
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Understanding Prescription Labels
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Purpose and Types of Medications
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Observing and Documenting Medication Self-Administration
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Storing and Handling Medications
Assisting with the Use of Oxygen
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What is a Stroke?
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What is Parkinson's Disease?
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Assisting an Older Adult to Transfer Using a Mobility Device
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Assisting an Older Adult to Transfer Using a Slide Board
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Assisting with Hoyer Lifts
Assisting with Mobility Devices
Assisting with Wheelchairs
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Active Range of Motion for the Lower Body
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Passive Range of Motion
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Empyting a Urinary Catheter Drainage Bag
Changing and Cleaning a Urinary Catheter Drainage Bag
How to Perform Digital Stimulation
Defining Long-Term Care
Defining Scope of Practice
Direct Care Workers and the Care Team
Understanding Tube Feeding Using a Syringe (Bolus Method)
Understanding Tube Feeding Using the Gravity Drip Method
Understanding Tube Feeding Using a Feeding Pump
Cleaning the Gastrostomy Site
Overview of Human Needs
Providing Skin Care
Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) NEW
Your Role as a Direct Care Worker: Emergency Planning and Response NEW
Assisting Your Client with Making an Evacuation Plan NEW
Emergency Kits: Preparing a Stay at Home Kit NEW
Emergency Kits: Preparing an Evacuation Kit NEW
Evacuating Your Client NEW
Providing Perineal Care NEW
Introduction to Substance Abuse in Older Adults NEW
Identifying Substance Abuse NEW
Caring for a Client with a Substance Use Disorder NEW
Bathing a Client in Bed NEW
Introduction to Antidepressants NEW
Introduction to Anti-Anxiety Medications NEW
Introduction to Mood Stabilizers NEW
Introduction to Antipsychotic Medication NEW
Providing Skin Care NEW
Providing Nail Care NEW

Positive Approach (Teepa Snow) Dementia Training

100 hours of content from Teepa Snow, one of the world’s leading educators on dementia and dementia care

Teepa Snow | In-Home Dementia Care: Tips & Techniques
Teepa Snow | It’s All in Your Approach
Teepa Snow | Lewy Body Dementia
Teepa Snow | Living at Home with Mid to Later Stage Dementia
Teepa Snow | Maintain Your Brain: Dementia Risk Reduction & Life After Diagnosis
Teepa Snow | Practical Tips for Better Living with Parkinson’s Disease
Teepa Snow | Progression of Dementia
Teepa Snow | Senior Care Options: Insider’s Tips for Selecting the Best Care Level for Changing Abilities
Teepa Snow | Spirituality in Dementia Car
Teepa Snow | The Inevitable Hospital Stay—How to Advocate for Your Loved One with Dementia
Teepa Snow | The Journey of Dementia
Teepa Snow | Understanding Frontotemporal Dementias
Teepa Snow | Understanding Vascular Dementia
Teepa Snow | Why, When and How to Seek Professional Senior Care—Your Guide to Making the Right Choice
Teepa Snow | Seeing it From the Other Side: Part 1
Teepa Snow | Seeing it From the Other Side: Part 2
Teepa Snow | Seeing it From the Other Side: Part 3
Teepa Snow | Seeing it From the Other Side: Part 4
Teepa Snow | The art of Alzheimer’s care: innovative strategies (Français)
Teepa Snow | Dementia and the LGBTQ Community: A Discussion with Professionals
Teepa Snow | Sexuality and Intimacy for Professional Care Partners
Teepa Snow | Dementia and Developmental Disabilities: What’s Happening
Teepa Snow | PAC Skills Make the Difference
Teepa Snow | Meaningful Activities
Teepa Snow | Advanced Care Skills in Late-Stage Dementia
Teepa Snow | The Art of Caregiving
Teepa Snow | Dementia Care Provision
Teepa Snow | Brain Changes
Teepa Snow | Challenging Behaviors
Teepa Snow | Becoming Dementia Aware
Teepa Snow | Challenging Behaviors in Dementia Care
Teepa Snow | Creating Quality of Life in Dementia Care
Teepa Snow | Dental Care for People with Dementia
Teepa Snow | Designing a Supportive Dementia Care Environment
Teepa Snow | The Art of Caring (Español)
Teepa Snow | End of Life Care & Letting Go
Teepa Snow | Filling the Day with Meaning
Teepa Snow | How to Get Your Staff Engaged in Better Care Techniques
Teepa Snow | Improving Communications in Dementia Care
Teepa Snow | Improving Emergency Services for Dementia Patients

CareAcademy State-Specific Classes

Closed Captions and Foreign Language Subtitles Available English, Spanish, Hindi, Korean, Russian, Vietnamese for certain classes
State-Specific Compliance Classes
Sexual Harassment Prevention: California State Supplement
Sexual Harassment Prevention: Delaware State Supplement
Sexual Harassment Prevention: Illinois State Supplement
Sexual Harassment Prevention: New York State Supplement
Washington State Orientation Training
Recognizing and Preventing Abuse of Older Persons: Nevada
Methods and Techniques to Prevent Skin Breakdown: Oregon State Supplement
The Importance of Proper Hydration: Oregon State Supplement
Florida Law on HIV Testing and Confidentiality: Supplement
Tuberculosis Training, Testing, and Reporting Requirements: New York State Supplement
Food Labels and Special Diets: Arizona State Supplement
Hepatitis B and C Supplement
Washington State Safety Training
Responding to Non-Medical Emergencies: Oregon State Supplement
Idaho Caregiver Skills Challenge Exam

Leadership…

Dynamic Leadership: Introduction NEW
Dynamic Leadership: Key Leadership Qualities NEW
Dynamic Leadership: Developing Trust NEW
Dynamic Leadership: Creating Buy-In NEW
Dynamic Leadership: Communicating Why NEW
Dynamic Leadership: Key Training Principles NEW
Dynamic Leadership: Coaching to Peak Performance NEW
Dynamic Leadership: Effective Meetings NEW
Dynamic Leadership: Accountability Meetings NEW
Dynamic Leadership: Employee Development Planning NEW
Dynamic Leadership: Summary NEW
Impactful Communication: Introduction NEW
Impactful Communication: Setting Proper Expectations NEW
Impactful Communication: Communication Rules NEW
Impactful Communication: Keys to Successful Emails NEW
Impactful Communication: Graduated Learning NEW
Impactful Communication: Effective Listening NEW
Impactful Communication: How to Be Assertive NEW
Impactful Communication: Healthy Conflict NEW
Impactful Communication: Public Speaking NEW
Impactful Communication: Summary NEW

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