This courses aims to enable participants support people with dementia in a person-centred way when they present with responsive behaviours. The participants will bring together ideas and ways of working with the lived experiences of the older person with Dementia that emphasises communication and relationships. The course will provide a structured approach to assessing and meeting the needs of the person exhibiting a responsive behaviour.
On completion of this course participants will:
• Discuss the factors contributing to responsive behaviours in the person with dementia
• Have the skill and confidence to assess the person with dementia presenting with responsive behaviours.
• Plan, adopt and evaluate person centred creative approaches to support the person living with dementia who presents with responsive behaviours.
• Engage in critical evaluation to ensure supports meet the needs of the person living with dementia.
This course will be delivered online through Zoom. Pre-booking is essential.