Dementia Awareness - Supporting Older Adults (Cancelled)

Reason for cancellation
Kingswood Civic Centre, High Street, Kingswood
Event Tutors
HR Workforce Development
Admin Contact
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Target Audience
All Internal Staff / External Care Providers / Social Care Staff / Voluntary Sector Workers
target audience
Event Types
Course (daytime)
Course categories
Adult Social Care
Adult Social Care subcategories
Adult Mental Health / General Adult Social Care / Older People
Event description
This one day workshop aims to raise awareness and knowledge of the causes and impact of dementia on individuals, and to highlight ways in which staff can work positively and effectively with older people who are living with dementia. The standard charge for this course is £80 per day. Please refer to our Course Charges on the Home page for information on discounts and exemptions
Learning outcomes
- The causes of Dementia
- The effects of Dementia on the individual
- The importance of eliminating other causes on change in the mental health of older people
- Explore management strategies to support service users
- Prepare an action plan to take back into the workplace.
Start Date
Monday 1 July 2019
End Date
Tuesday 10 December 2019
Closing Date
Sunday 30 June 2019
09:30 - 16:30
Maximum Places
Number of Sessions
Certificate expiry
Pass/Fail event