Dementia Awareness

Assisting and Caring for People with Dementia

Dementia has received a lot of press recently, understanding Dementia & understanding sufferers needs is important. This course is available as a video online, blended or classroom course over a half day.

The aims of the course are to have a wider understanding about Dementia, including the signs, symptoms, causes, treatment, & how to communicate with dementia patients to engage them in activities as well as develop strategies for intervening with challenging behaviours & communication difficulties.

The content of this courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and comes with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a Certificate with a Evidence Based Learning statement for the online course.

Course Curriculum

  • Introduction
  • What is Dementia?
  • Classifications of Dementia
  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Vascular dementia
  • Dementia with Lewy Bodies
  • Fronto Temperal Dementia FLD
  • Risk factors affecting the chance of developing dementia
  • Looking after someone with Dementia
  • Living with Dementia
  • Caring for someone with Dementia
  • Things that can help
  • Diet and meals
  • Hearing and sight
  • A Healthy Body
  • Doctors and Medication
  • Keeping warm and their home
  • Discussing Dementia
  • Adapting the Environment
  • Communiation and Demnetia
  • Dementia and Infection Control
  • Dementia Through the Seasons
  • Dignity and respect
  • The Memory Box
  • Regulation
  • The safeguarding vulnerable groups act 2006
  • The Human Rights Act 1998
  • Discrimination Abuse and the Human Rights Act

Want to take the online course

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or watch the sample video below then use the Get in Touch button at the bottom if you wish to book a clasroom course.

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