Recognising the Signs of Dementia

Recognising the Signs of Dementia

This introductory workshop provides participants with a foundational understanding to recognise early warning signs of dementia and skills to effectively interact with people who are living with dementia.

ATTENDEES WILL:

  • Understand functions of brain relating to dementia
  • Understand effective communication and changed behaviours
  • Learn how to incorporate non-pharmacological techniques into practice

DURATION: 2 hours

PARTICIPANTS: For staff who do not provide direct care to people living with dementia (for example, kitchen staff, administrative staff, maintenance, gardening staff).

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