Virtual Dementia Experience™

Virtual Dementia Experience™

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 same way a person with dementia would. The aim of this workshop is to reflect on your approach to dementia support and to think about ways in which you can make environments more supportive.

Delivered in a purpose-built training room located in Melbourne, Victoria

This course is available in:
VIC
Course duration:
2 hours
Suitable for:
Staff providing support for people living with dementia in various care settings

Course description

Course Summary

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 same way a person with dementia would. The aim of this workshop is to reflect on your approach to dementia support and to think about ways in which you can make environments more supportive.

You will gain knowledge in:
the ‘lived’ experience of people living with dementia and their carers
the impact of the environment on people with dementia
enhancements to the environment and support for people living with dementia

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