Improve your insight and awareness about dementia. Dementia is not a specific disease but is rather a general term for the impaired ability to remember, think, or make decisions that interfere with doing everyday activities. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common type of dementia. Though dementia mostly affects older adults, it is not a part of normal aging. This course focuses on empowering candidates to give quality care to people with dementia.
Because dementia is a general term, its symptoms can vary widely from person to person. People with dementia have problems with:
You will learn to effectively utilize the U-First approach to deal with individuals living with dementia. The course teaches techniques to engage in meaningful dialogue with the care team to ensure individualized support. The participants will learn and practice individual-focused care, as well as powerful communication strategies to improve the quality of life for individuals with dementia.
Common behaviors include:
At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to:
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