Wednesday 21st April 18.30 : Dementia Awareness
Aims: Looking at dementia as a mental health condition caused by a wide variety of issues that affect the brain. Some explanation of why a person with dementia may act in a certain way, common behaviours and actions.
With a realistic narrative the session is designed to help those who care for dementia sufferers to understand some of the common behaviour and suggest effective ways to offer good care.
The course includes the following subjects:
· Some common causes of dementia – how it works
· Common symptoms of dementia affected behaviour
· Supporting a dementia sufferer – and the primary carer
Wednesday 21st April 2021 at 6.30pm
45 Minute Online Zoom Training Session
Please log on 15 minutes before the start time using the email link that will be sent to you the evening before the session.
Please use a device that has access to a camera, screen and microphone, eg, smartphone or PC.
Make sure that you are in a calm, safe environment where you will not be disturbed for an hour.
Assessment: The trainer will check understanding and involvement of all students throughout the duration of the course.
Certification: On successful completion of the course students will receive a certificate of participation.