Meaningful Connections

Meaningful Connections

This workshop is designed to assist family members or support people of someone with dementia in residential care to gain a greater understanding of dementia and the associated changes in order to be able to increase or enhance their connections.

ATTENDEES WILL:

  • Understand the functions of the brain relating to dementia
  • Explore the changes caused by dementia to improve connection and deal with feelings of grief
  • Discuss the principles behind effective communication and the changed behaviours they are seeing

DURATION: 2 hours

PARTICIPANTS: For family members of people with dementia living in residential care.

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