Understanding the Condition: Dementia

by Altura Learning
$32.95
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Course Description: 

Explore how dementia impacts the physiology of the brain and its effects on an individual’s ability to perform activities of daily living. This course follows a person living with dementia and his wife and features Colm Cunningham as subject matter expert.

Learning Outcomes:

After completing this course, participants should be able to:

  • Define the different types and causes of dementia 
  • Explore the impact dementia has on the individual’s ability to perform activities of daily living 
  • Identify how to communicate effectively with people with dementia
  • Discover how to support and assist people with dementia to participate in everyday activities in meaningful ways

Who is this course appropriate for:

All staff working in the home care sector.

Continuing Professional Development Hours:

Up to 8 hours can be earned completing this course.

You can earn 1 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hour by completing the video and assessment questions. If you wish to extend your learning and earn up to an additional 7 CPD hours, you may download the extension exercise which is attached to this course.

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