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 10 Dec 2021
Time 9am – 5pm
Venue Dementia Singapore Academy
20 Bendemeer Road, #01-02, BS Bendemeer Centre
Singapore 339914
Closing Date for Registration 2 Dec 2021

 


Fees

$214.00 (Inclusive of GST)
After National Silver Academy (NSA)* subsidy: $54.00 (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.

Welcome to Dementia Singapore, formerly known as Alzheimer’s Disease Association (ADA). Learn more about our transition.