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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 25 Jun 2021
Time 9am-5pm
Venue ADA Resource and Training Centre
20 Bendemeer Road, #01-02 BS Bendemeer Centre
Singapore 339914
Closing Date for Registration 17 Jun 2021


Fees

Without Funding/Subsidy: $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


Application Procedure

  • All applications must be made online.
  • Applicants should read through the ADA Academy Terms and Conditions before registering for our workshops.
  • All registrations received before closing date will be deemed confirmed unless otherwise specified.


Enquiries

Dementia Helpline: 6377 0700
Email: professional_trg@alz.org.sg