The Message Matters: Effective Communication

The Message Matters: Effective Communication

Program Purpose and Overview

This workshop provides participants with an insight and understanding of how a person living with dementia may express feelings and intentions when no longer able to articulate and be easily understood.  This will assist in gaining awareness of unmet needs.

Benefits and Outcomes for Participants

Attendees will:

  • Recognise barriers to communication faced by the person with dementia
  • Identify behaviour as communication of an unmet need
  • Discuss strategies for communicating effectively to support wellbeing

Duration: 2 hours or 3 hours (Varies depending on requirements)

Suitable for: All health professionals 

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