Facilitate Meaningful Interaction with Persons with Dementia

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.


Outline

  • 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 3 Mar 2023
Time 9am – 5pm
Venue Dementia Singapore Academy
20 Bendemeer Road, #01-02, BS Bendemeer Centre
Singapore 339914
Closing Date for Registration 23 Feb 2023


Fees

$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


Application Procedure


Enquiries

For enquiry, please email us at academy@dementia.org.sg.

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As a donor, you can make a difference to the dementia landscape.
Make a contribution now.