Dementia Awareness

 

 

Purposeful

 

We have the expertise and experience to develop and deliver bespoke training from small one-off projects to large-scale development and change programmes. The focus of our Dementia awareness training is to increase knowledge of what Dementia is and how best to support an individual with Dementia to flouish and live a life full of purpose and happiness

 

Our awareness course can help you to:

 

  • Understand the process and experience of dementia

  • Understand the administration of medication to individuals with dementia using a person centred approach

  • Understand the role of communication and interactions with individuals who have dementia

  • Positive behaviour support in Dementia

  •  Understand the diversity of individuals with dementia and the importance of inclusion

 

 

Person-centered

 

We believe that good Dementia pracrice needs to be person-centered, and this means conveying the importance of:

 

  • Learning about each individual’s personal history or life story

  • To capture what is important to, and important for someone

  • To understand how they communicate

 

 

 

Evidence based

 

As with all our training, we are extremely vigilent to keep up to date wit the latest research. Therefore our training is constantly updated and always evolving

 

 

 

A more in-depth training course for experienced staff is available on request

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