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This module aims to raise carers’ understanding about the lived experience of a person with dementia, looking at the person first and then exploring simple techniques to help keep the person with
dementia independent for longer.
This module will allow you to:
Reflect on personal and professional values
Reflect on and explore ways of improving interactions with a person with dementia
Explore the lived experience of a person who has memory loss and recognition difficulties
Learn simple techniques on how to support a person with dementia and their carers
Explore relevant legislation and how it applies to the support offered to a person with dementia
Access further accessible information about the different types of dementia
Understand the importance of encouraging the recording and sharing of information to improve the quality of life for a person with dementia
Welcome and Learning Objectives
Lived Experience - Understanding and Responding
Emotions and Behaviour - Understanding and Responding
Legislation and Guidelines
Types of Dementia
Summary and Progression
The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.
On completion of this course you will be able to download a College certificate.
Approximately 1- 1 and a half hours. With 40 interactive screens, it is estimated that this module will take approximately 1 - 1 1/2 hours to complete (depending on learning speed). As an e-learning
module you can complete this training in convenient stages. The system will record your progress throughout.
This module is aimed at anyone supporting someone with Dementia or their carers.
There are no specific entry requirements for this course.