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FOUNDATION LEARNING

Understanding dementia

This course is available in
ACT,NSW,NT,QLD,SA,TAS,VIC,WA

This workshop provides an overview of dementia, including signs and symptoms, causes, and an understanding of how dementia affects the brain and behaviour. You will be encouraged to reflect on...

FOUNDATION LEARNING

Supporting successful communication

This course is available in
ACT,NSW,NT,QLD,SA,TAS,VIC,WA

This workshop explores the difficulties people living with dementia can experience in communication and the impact this has as the condition progresses. You will learn to identify barriers to...

FOUNDATION LEARNING

Achieving Purposeful Engagement

This course is available in
ACT,NSW,NT,QLD,SA,TAS,VIC,WA

This workshop provides an understanding of the importance of meaningful and purposeful engagement for people living with dementia. Participants will focus on understanding the person’s...

Continuing learning

Younger onset dementia

This course is available in
ACT,NSW,NT,QLD,SA,TAS,VIC,WA

The term younger onset dementia is used to describe any form of dementia diagnosed in people under the age of 65. Younger onset dementia affects approximately 25,938 Australians. This program...

Continuing learning

Montessori for dementia

This course is available in
ACT,NSW,NT,QLD,SA,TAS,VIC,WA

Montessori-based activities use a person-centred approach to benefit people living with dementia by increasing their participation in and enjoyment of daily life. This workshop introduces you to...

Continuing learning

Delirium and dementia

This course is available in
ACT,NSW,NT,QLD,SA,TAS,VIC,WA

This program will help you to recognise symptoms of delirium, identify possible causes, promote recovery and develop prevention strategies for people living with dementia. Dementia increases the...

Continuing learning

Disability and dementia

This course is available in
ACT,NSW,NT,QLD,SA,TAS,VIC,WA

For a person with intellectual disability it may be harder to recognise an emerging dementia condition. This workshop helps you to identify dementia related changes in people who have an existing...

Continuing learning

Intimacy, sexuality and dementia

This course is available in
ACT,NSW,NT,QLD,SA,TAS,VIC,WA

This workshop broadly covers the topic of intimacy as we age, with dementia being a key area of focus. It draws out meaningful and inspirational conversations around some of the stigmas and...

Immersive learning

Enabling EDIE™

This course is available in
ACT,NSW,NT,QLD,SA,TAS,VIC,WA

EDIE is an immersive workshop that enables participants to see the world through the eyes of a person living with dementia. Utilising our high quality virtual reality technology, this workshop...

Immersive learning

Virtual Dementia Experience™

This course is available in
VIC

The award-winning Virtual Dementia ExperienceTM uses serious game technology to immerse participants into the world of a person living with dementia. You will experience the home environment in the...

Other Workshops

Dementia and depression

This course is available in
SA

This workshop provides participants with an awareness and understanding of the relationship between dementia and depression. Participants will also how to identify the symptoms of depression for...

Other Workshops

Dementia and palliative care

This course is available in
SA

This workshop provides participants with an insight and understanding to improve the quality of life of patients and their families facing terminal illness. This workshop explores physical,...

Other Workshops

Why emotions matter

This course is available in
SA

This workshop explores emotional style and identifies the value of understanding how emotions impact when working with people with dementia and when working as part of a team. It offers you ideas...