Dementia and Depression

Dementia and Depression 

Program Purpose and Overview

This workshop provides participants with an awareness and understanding of the relationship between dementia and depression. Participants will also how to identify the symptoms of depression for a person living and strategies to improve the individual’s overall wellbeing.

Benefits and Outcomes for Participates

Attendees Will:

  • Gain an understanding of the clinical significance of depression and the importance of a correct and timely diagnosis
  • Use an investigative approach to identify and manage depression
  • Learn how to apply strategies for managing the associated behaviours linked to depression for improving quality of life for people with dementia

Duration: 3 hours

Suitable for: All health professionals

Registration Enquires: Phone: (08) 8372 2100 or Email: SA.training@alzheimers.org.au