Dementia

Course Overview

 To provide the learner with an understanding of how teamwork and support leads to better care for people with dementia. 

Objectives

  • Define what dementia is
  • Explain how dementia affects people in different ways
  • Clarify that quality dementia care focuses on what a person can still do
  • Identify the importance of good communication in providing quality dementia care
  • Identify ideas and methods to improve the wellbeing of people with dementia