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Education & CPD

Online - Dementia Care and Communication

* These prices include online discounts - prices may be higher if booked over the phone or in person.

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  •   Date: Thursday, 16 November 2023
  •   Registration: Thursday, 16 November 2023 10:00
  •   Start: Thursday, 16 November 2023 10:00
  •   End: Thursday, 16 November 2023 13:00
  •   Location: The Education Room, Online Webinar

Description

This  short course will review knowledge of the brain, memory and brain health.
It will gain an understanding of Dementia including types, symptoms, risk factors, treatments and supports available to people living with dementia.  It will gain an understanding of best practice techniques when communicating with people living with dementia.  This course will expand knowledge of non-cognitive symptoms of dementia, identify triggers and solutions.  It will also gain an understanding of delirium, recognising symptoms, treating causes and providing non-pharmacological support to patients.
 
  • Thursday, 16 November 2023

  • 10:00
    Recap of memory and brain health
  • 10:15
    An overview of dementia
    Types Symptoms Risk factors Treatments and support
  • 11:00
    Break
  • 11:20
    Communication with the person living with dementia
  • 11:45
    Non-cognitive symptoms of dementia: communication and solutions
  • 12:15
    Delirium
  • 12:45
    Questions
  • 13:00
    Close
  •   Location: The Education Room, Online Webinar
Reading List

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