Understanding dementia

Understanding dementia

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 your practice and ways this knowledge translates into person-centred support for people living with dementia.

This course is available in:
ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA
Course duration:
3 hours
Suitable for:
Staff providing support to people living with dementia and their carers

Course description

Course Summary

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 your practice and ways this knowledge translates into person-centred support for people living with dementia.

You will gain knowledge in:
dementia prevalence, risks, types of dementia and signs of dementia
supporting successful communication
person-centred dementia support

For enquiries or general information about this course call 1300 DEMENTIA (1300 336 368) or email cdl@dementia.org.au

The events displayed are public scheduled sessions. These sessions are suitable for individuals and smaller groups. If you would like to discuss larger group delivery, onsite facilitation, customised programs or consultancy services, contact the Centre for Dementia Learning.

For enquiries or general information about this course call 1300 DEMENTIA (1300 336 368) or email cdl@dementia.org.au

The events displayed are public scheduled sessions. These sessions are suitable for individuals and smaller groups. If you would like to discuss larger group delivery, onsite facilitation, customised programs or consultancy services, contact the Centre for Dementia Learning.

For enquiries or general information about this course call 1300 DEMENTIA (1300 336 368) or email cdl@dementia.org.au

The events displayed are public scheduled sessions. These sessions are suitable for individuals and smaller groups. If you would like to discuss larger group delivery, onsite facilitation, customised programs or consultancy services, contact the Centre for Dementia Learning.

For enquiries or general information about this course call 1300 DEMENTIA (1300 336 368) or email cdl@dementia.org.au

The events displayed are public scheduled sessions. These sessions are suitable for individuals and smaller groups. If you would like to discuss larger group delivery, onsite facilitation, customised programs or consultancy services, contact the Centre for Dementia Learning.

For enquiries or general information about this course call 1300 DEMENTIA (1300 336 368) or email cdl@dementia.org.au

The events displayed are public scheduled sessions. These sessions are suitable for individuals and smaller groups. If you would like to discuss larger group delivery, onsite facilitation, customised programs or consultancy services, contact the Centre for Dementia Learning.

For enquiries or general information about this course call 1300 DEMENTIA (1300 336 368) or email cdl@dementia.org.au

The events displayed are public scheduled sessions. These sessions are suitable for individuals and smaller groups. If you would like to discuss larger group delivery, onsite facilitation, customised programs or consultancy services, contact the Centre for Dementia Learning.

For enquiries or general information about this course call 1300 DEMENTIA (1300 336 368) or email cdl@dementia.org.au

The events displayed are public scheduled sessions. These sessions are suitable for individuals and smaller groups. If you would like to discuss larger group delivery, onsite facilitation, customised programs or consultancy services, contact the Centre for Dementia Learning.

For enquiries or general information about this course call 1300 DEMENTIA (1300 336 368) or email cdl@dementia.org.au

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