Dementia Awareness Half Day

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Learning Aims and Outcomes

 

Course Title:  Dementia Awareness

 

Course length 3 hours

Maximum number to attend - 15

 

This course is aimed at all staff in health and social care. 

At the end of the training session, there is a short written assessment to evidence the learning of the attendees.



Learning Outcome

Assessment Criteria

 

Introduction - Dementia

 

         Define dementia

         Identify the different forms of dementia:

         Describe common causes of dementia

         Identify signs and symptoms of dementia

 

 

Causes of Dementia

 

      Describe the difference between dementia, depression and delirium 

      Identify signs and symptoms of dementia 

      Identify common causes of dementia (Alzheimers disease, vascular dementia, dementia with Lewy bodies and fronto-temporal dementia) 

      List risk factors and comorbidities for dementia 

      Explain the importance of early diagnosis 

 

 

Person Centred Care Approaches

 

      Describe what good person-centred dementia 

care is 

      Explain how to use evidence-based approaches to person-centred care 

      Identify a range of useful organisations and assistive technology for people with dementia 

      Identify relevant national policies and drivers in dementia care 






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