Course Number   Course Title / Description / MnTC Goals / Prerequisites Credits
ADR 1420   Activity Interventions and Engagement Techniques 4  
  This course will cover the various intervention and engagement techniques that activity professionals use in working with the elderly. Topics discussed include communication, sensory stimulation, reality orientation, validations therapy, reminiscing, and nontraditional activity programming. The course will also include an introduction to therapeutic modalities such as music, pet, art, aromatherapy, horticulture, and others.  

ADR 1420 is a required course in the following degrees, diplomas, or certificates:
Activity Director AAS Degree (2020-2021)
Activity Director Certificate (2020-2021)
Activity Director AAS Degree (2019-2020)
Activity Assistant Diploma (2019-2020)
Activity Director AAS Degree (2018-2019)
Activity Assistant Diploma (2018-2019)
Activity Director AAS Degree (2017-2018)
Activity Assistant Diploma (2017-2018)
Activity Director AAS Degree (2016-2017)
Activity Assistant Diploma (2016-2017)
Activity Aide Certificate (2016-2017)
Activity Director AAS Degree (2015-2016)
Assistant Activity Director Diploma (2015-2016)
Activity Aide Certificate (2015-2016)
Activity Director AAS Degree (2014-2015)
Assistant Activity Director Diploma (2014-2015)
Activity Aide Certificate (2014-2015)
Activity Director AAS Degree (2013-2014)
Assistant Activity Director Diploma (2013-2014)
Activity Aide Certificate Certificate (2013-2014)
Activity Director AAS Degree (2012-2013)
Assistant Activity Director Diploma (2012-2013)
Activity Aide Certificate Certificate (2012-2013)
Activity Director AAS Degree (2011-2012)
Assistant Activity Director Diploma (2011-2012)
Activity Aide Certificate Certificate (2011-2012)
Activity Director AAS Degree (2010-2011)
Activity Assistant Diploma (2010-2011)
Activity Aide Program Certificate (2010-2011)
Activity Director AAS Degree (2009-2010)
Activity Assistant Diploma (2009-2010)
Activity Aide Program Certificate (2009-2010)
Activity Director AAS Degree (2008-2009)
Activity Assistant Diploma (2008-2009)
Activity Aide Program Certificate (2008-2009)
 
ADR 1420 is an elective course in the following degrees, diplomas, or certificates:
Activity Services Coordinator Certificate Certificate (2014-2015)
Activity Services Coordinator Certificate Certificate (2013-2014)
Activity Services Coordinator Certificate Certificate (2012-2013)
Activity Services Coordinator Certificate (2011-2012)