Courses in Australian Capital Territory

For bookings or general enquirires about courses and training sessions offered in Australian Capital Territory, please contact Karen Cmiel on 02 6255 0722 or email Karen.Cmiel@dementia.org.au
See below for currently available courses
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  • Health care staff ()
  • Aboriginal health workers ()
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  • Disability service staff ()
CDL Foundation Modules

Understanding dementia

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

This workshop provides a broad overview of dementia as a major neurocognitive disorder, including signs and symptoms, causes, and a deeper understanding of how dementia affects the brain and behaviour....

CDL Foundation Modules

Supporting successful communication

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

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

CDL Foundation Modules

Achieving Purposeful Engagement

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

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 individual...

Workshop

Experiencing dementia

This course is available in
ACT,NSW

This workshop aims to provide a deeper insight into the confusion and disorientation that affects people living with dementia. Through simulation, you will enter the world of a person with...

Workshop

Dementia, sexuality and care

This course is available in
ACT,NSW

During this workshop, staff will gain an understanding of the importance of sexuality for people living with dementia, and that the people they support do not lose their identity as sexual beings....

Workshop

Dementia and palliative care

This course is available in
ACT,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,...