Dementia Awareness

Caring for People with Dementia.

Course aim

To raise awareness of the different types of dementia and gain an understanding of how clients can be supported.

Learning outcomes

  • Identification the different types.
  • Understand the different factors that make up an individual and how these maybe affected.
  • Recognise behaviour to avoid when dealing with an adult living with the condition.
  • Recognise communication difficulties that may occur.
  • Understand how the person centred approach can enable the carers to be more responsive in the care they provide.

Course content

  • Types of dementia.
  • Diagnosing the condition.
  • Associated behavioural, communication and health problems.
  • Emphasising best practice.
  • Promoting independence.

Course time

Face-to-face: 3 Hours

e-learning: 1 Hour 10 Mins

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