Dementia Care Awareness Training

 

Outline

Dementia training course which explains why dementia is such a pivotal aspect of mental health in social care. Care-FULLY TRAINED’s Dementia Care Awareness course provides a holistic approach to working with Dementia in all its presentations.

Description

Dementia is now the leading cause of death in England and Wales. With an ever-increasing aged population the need for understanding and effective care of those with dementia has never been greater.

The course covers the different types of dementia, how they present and management of the condition and associated behaviours. Covering the whole dementia journey from diagnosis to advanced stage considerations, this course brings together all the key aspects of dementia care.

Whether equipping new Support Staff or supporting more experienced Carers, this course brings the candidate up to date with the very latest knowledge, understanding and effective techniques when working with dementia.

 

Course Contents

What Is Dementia

Types Of Dementia

Dementia, Delirium & Depression

Signs & Symptoms

Treatments

Diagnosis

Communication

Personal Care, Eating & Drinking

Cognitive Issues

Person Centred Care

Resident’s Rights