Dementia Care Mapping (DCM™) for Supported Living

This is a 1-day workshop that aims to provide you with knowledge of person-centred dementia care and the use of Dementia Care MappingTM at the home of persons with dementia. The application of DCMTM for Supported Living will allow you to assess and make recommendations to the care of the person with dementia living at home. It also provides evidence-based feedback to care staff working in the home setting.

By the end of this course participants will be able to:

  • Understand the purpose and conduct of using DCMTM in home-based care settings.
  • Carry out DCMTM coding and data processing for DCMTM in home-based care settings.
  • Provide evidence-based feedback to staff working in home-based care.
  • Identify a developmental plan for staff working in home-based care.


Course Outline

  • Introduce good practice principles for briefing sessions

  • Distinguish coding differences between DCM™ and DCM™-SL

  • Data analysis using tracker graphs

  • Action planning

Who Should Attend

Home Care Practitioners who are involved in guiding home care staff.
(Pre-requisite: DCMTM for Realising Person-Centred Care)


Course Details

Date 26 Oct 2021
Time 9am to 6pm
Venue Dementia Singapore Academy
20 Bendemeer Road, #01-02, BS Bendemeer Centre, Singapore 339914
Closing Date for Registration 12 Oct 2021
Registration REGISTER

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Course Fee: $513.60 (Inclusive of GST)

Prevailing course fee subsidy at 90% for Singaporeans/PRs and 45% for Work Permit Holders working in eligible community care organisations.


Application Procedure

  1. Applicants should read through the Dementia Singapore Academy Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions before registering for our workshops.
  2. All registrations received before closing date will be deemed confirmed unless otherwise specified.
  3. An invoice will be issued prior to the course commencement. Payment needs to be made prior to course commencement.


Our Trainer

Ms Carol Fusek currently is a member of Dementia Singapore (DSG) and works with DSG in a paid and volunteer capacity, in particularly, supporting Dementia Care Mapping (DCMTM) and Person Centred Care (PCC) training. Since 2002, Carol has pursued her community-focused interests and has been certified by the University of Bradford, United Kingdom, in the DCMTM method. In 2004, she earned an advanced mapping certification and evaluator status. In 2013, Carol earned her certification as a DCMTM trainer. Carol has a strong background in delivering executive coaching and consulting services to corporate and not for profit clients across the Asia-Pacific region where she has lived and worked since 1991. Prior to this, she was Associate Director, Customer Service & Logistics Asia, Procter & Gamble, where during her 26-year career she held various leadership roles.

Carol is a native of California in the US and a graduate of the University of California, Davis, where she earned two Bachelor’s degrees. She is a Coach U Core Essentials Graduate, a certified NLP Master Practitioner and coach, a member of the International Coaching Federation (ICF); and certified in the application of the latest neuroscience to succeed in collaboration, decision making, and leading change.



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