Interacting Effectively with Persons with Dementia (E-Learning)

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Overview

The e-Learning course aims to equip social service professionals, caregivers and volunteers with a basic understanding in working with persons with dementia. The course introduces learners to different strategies to communicate and engage people with dementia in a meaningful manner by using the Person-Centred Approach.
 
Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:
  1. Recognise the needs of persons with dementia using the Person-Centred approach
  2. Identify the factors that can affect communication and interactions with persons with dementia
  3. Select appropriate strategies to create meaningful interactions with persons with dementia
 
Target Audience

Social service professionals, caregivers and volunteers, who are working with or caring for persons with dementia.