Designed for qualified practitioners, this course gives you a greater understanding of the key topics surrounding dementia care, including assessment and intervention, and the roles of relatives and friends in supporting an individual with dementia.
The module will include an exploration of:
- Assessment and interventions for individuals who have an altered physical status related to dementia
- Altered psychological status and altered social status secondary to dementia
- The concept of person centred care in dementia and an understanding of the individual's journey to ensure specific needs such as care planning and communication are met
- The roles of relatives, friends and the extended health and social care team in supporting an individual with dementia