Caring for people with Dementia – Workshop

Posted on: September 6th, 2016 by Hobson HR

Practical Approaches to Caring for People with Dementia & Changed Behaviours

A workshop for Enrolled Nurses & Registered Nurses working in Community and Residential Aged Care.

“Enhance your knowledge and experience by registering in this interactive and evidence based dementia workshop held by Australian Integrated Health Services”.

Workshop Overview

  • Overview of dementia
  • Recognise and respond to delirium
  • Practical approaches to the management of pain in dementia
  • Adopting a person centered care approach when working with people with dementia
  • The impact of the physical environment in caring for people with dementia
  • Understanding the factors which contribute to changed behaviours in dementia
  • Framework for assessment and management of changed behaviours

Friday 21st October, 2016

 8:15 am – 3:30 pm

 

University of Melbourne

Hawthorn Campus

Level 2 Room 2520

442 Auburn Road

Hawthorn, 3121

 

$250 (GST inclusive)

Onsite and street parking available

 

  • Lunch, morning and afternoon tea provided
  • Certificate of attendance will be provided and CPD points will be allocated

Please contact Barbara Anne Merrigan for any enquiries or to register for the workshop on                

0431 686 838 

barbara-anne.merrigan@mohis.com.au

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