Dementia Management Training

May 30, 2024 (9:00 am - 5:00 pm)
May 30, 2024 (9:00 am - 5:00 pm)
Location: Penrith RSL Function Centre, 8 Tindale Street, Penrith NSW 2750
CPD Hours: 7
Cost: Members $95, Non-members $190, lunch and refreshments provided

Supporting people living with dementia: Understanding, Preventing and Responding to, Changed Behaviours Associated with Dementia

This workshop will cover key elements of dementia such as:

  • Dementia: some types and statistics;
  • Key effects of dementia;
  • Changed and difficult behaviours: Key Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia (BPSD);
  • Unmet needs;
  • Responsive behaviours;
  • Strategies and approaches to reduce the occurrence of changed behaviours;
  • Strategies and approaches to respond to changed behaviours;
  • Key considerations: Rights, responsibilities and duty of care;
  • Behavioural assessments and the principles of documentation;
  • Self-care.

Please read the NSWNMA Education Cancellation, Refund and Catering Policy prior to registering for this course.

Lunch and refreshments are provided.

A CPD Certificate will be provided to attendees at the end of the seminar.

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