Dementia & Delirium

Dementia & Delirium

Program Purpose and Overview
This workshop provides participants with insight and understanding of people living with dementia and developing delirium in acute settings. Participants will be able to recognize delirium and the potential for it occur in acute settings, with the view to minimising the occurrence.

Benefits and Outcomes for Participants

Attendees will:

  • Understand the nature of dementia and its impact
  • Risk factors which can lead to delirium
  • Person-centred approach
  • Effective communication strategies

Duration: 3 hours

Suitable for: Health professionals working in acute care and sub-acute hospital settings

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