About the course
This course is aimed at all staff working in the care environment who work with people with dementia. A general understanding of the issues associated with dementia will be established. Candidates will gain under-pinning knowledge of the below issues and therefore will be able to put this into practice where necessary.
Learning Outcomes: This course will cover the following topics; What is meant by the term "Dementia", Different Types of Dementia, Strategies that may assist the individual and their carer in the management of the disease, Supporting the Individual, Communication, Managing behavioural changes and Empowering the Individual.