Aim

To increase knowledge and skills to care for people affected by dementia.

Participants

Suitable for anyone working in health and social care settings. We recommend attending the Introduction to Palliative and End of Life Care course before attending this course. 

Methods

Presentation, discussion, interactive rehearsals/demonstrations, simulation and small group work.

Learning outcomes

At the end of this short course, participants should be able to:

  • describe what dementia is and how it affects people (including significant others, families and carers)
  • be aware of the support needs of people living with dementia
  • explore communication and behaviour challenges and have strategies to manage these
  • consider the impact of the environment on a person living with dementia

Venue

Mountbatten, Hampshire

Time

09:00 - 13:00

Cost

£15 per person.

To book a place, please click on a date below:

Available Dates

14th July 2022

Terms of Booking:

Please note that cancellations made within 24 hours of the training start date will be charged the full price. Cancellations made prior to this will incur a 1.5% processing fee.