Positive Dementia Care

This foundation workshop aims to shift the thinking from understanding a person with dementia ’s actions as ‘behaviours of concern’ to understanding them as an expression of experience. Participants will have the opportunity to:

  • Look at the current way of working and understanding a person’s experience of dementia
  • Explore thoughts, feelings, responses and actions - getting to know the human response to dementia
  • Human rights - influencing culture change
  • Cycle of influence process
  • Changing practice.

This workshop provides a new and dynamic approach. Taking us through self-discovery and commencing a journey through culture change enabling us to listen to the real experts in dementia care, those who are living with it.

Location: Alzheimer's Australia WA, 9 Bedbrook Place, Shenton Park - 9.30am to 4.00pm

Cost: 

  • If you work for a HACC Community Care Service - $148
  • If you work in aged, disability or health care e.g. hospital, residential care, client directed care package or disability community care - $199

Dates:


Location: Alzheimer's Australia WA, Ella’s House, 11 Candelo Loop, Greenfields, WA 6210 -  9.30am to 4.00pm
 
Cost:
  • If you work for a HACC Community Care Service -  $148
  • If you work in aged, disability or health care e.g. hospital, residential care, client directed care package or disability community care - $199
Dates:
  • TBC

Location: Alzheimer's Australia WA, Hawthorn House, 40 Henry Street, Albany WA 6330 - 9.30am to 4.00pm
 
Cost: 
  • If you work for a HACC Community Care Service -  $148
  • If you work in aged, disability or health care e.g. hospital, residential care, client directed care package or disability community care - $199
Dates:
Click on one of the dates above to register for this workshop (note: you will be redirected to  another website) or call 08 9388 2800 during business hours.