Meaningful interaction is the basis of a person-centred approach that promotes purposeful engagement with persons with dementia.
In this course, participants will gain a basic understanding of challenges faced by person with dementia and learn to engage them meaningfully with effective communication strategies.
Signs, symptoms and causes of dementia
Impact of dementia on the person and caregivers
Introduction to Person-Centred Care
Impact of dementia on communication
Effective communication strategies
Facilitate meaningful interaction through conversation
|Who Should Attend||This course is for individuals who are interested to learn about dementia and assist people with dementia in the community|
|Dates||22 Sep 2023 (register by 14 Sep)|
|Time||9am – 5pm|
|Venue||Dementia Singapore Academy
20 Bendemeer Road, #01-02, BS Bendemeer Centre
$216.00 (Inclusive of GST)
After National Silver Academy (NSA)* subsidy: $56.00 (Inclusive of GST)
*NSA subsidy is only applicable for Singaporeans & PR aged 50 and above.
Skillsfuture Credit Eligible
- All applications must be made online.
- All registrations received before closing date will be deemed confirmed unless otherwise specified.
For enquiry, please email us at [email protected].