Dementia Awareness (full day)  Short Courses

This one day course will cover the following topics in relation to dementia awareness:

  • Exploring normal and abnormal ageing processes
  • Attitudes, prejudices and fears
  • Different kinds of dementias: signs and symptoms, treatment options
  • Risks and dangers
  • Resources for helping those with dementia and their carers
  • Effective communication and strategies for managing some common problems for those with dementia.

Methods

The teaching day is based on power point presentations, exercises, role plays, and scenarios.

Course Information

Start DateStart TimeDurationCostCourse CodeApply
Date tbc 09:30 Full day £180.00 CS6013 Register Interest

Tutor Info

Lynny Turner

Lynny is a Director at Mental Health Care Training ltd. She is an experienced teacher in adult education, with particular knowledge of: nursing, health care, human relationships, supervision, support, counselling, and psychotherapy.

Eligibility

Qualified Healthcare professionals, support staff and healthcare assistants in NHS Trusts, GP surgeries, Private hospitals and Care Homes.

English Requirements

Applicants must be proficient in spoken and written English.

What will I learn?

Please see Course Overview.

Teaching and Assessment

No formal assessment, for teaching see Course Overview.

Application Deadline: