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Dementia in Care - Person Centred

Dementia in Care - Person Centred

Basic Life Support

Dementia in Care Person Centred online Course with Printable Certificate upon Completion

On our online course the learner will become familiar with the person centred approach to dementia. By the end of the course the learner will have a working knowledge of Kitwood’s personhood and what it involves.

The learner will learn about diet and communication techniques for the person with dementia.

Learning outcome Understand what dementia is

Understand key features of the theoretical models of dementia
Understand what is meant by a person centred approach to dementia
Be aware of the benefits of working with an individual with dementia in a person centred manner
Be aware of how dementia can impact on diet
Understand how different levels of activities can benefit an individual with dementia
Be familiar with the roles of others in the care and support of individuals with dementia
Be aware of the circumstances when it may be necessary to refer to others when supporting individuals with dementia
Know how to access the additional support of others when supporting individuals with dementia
Target audience This course is suited to an individual who works with or cares for individuals with dementia in any environment.

Estimate completion time 45 minutes

Level Awareness

Endorsed/Approved AIM Awards Recognition

CIS Ref CIS 7

Other QCF Ref H/601/2879


For more information on this course please contact: info@careshield.co.uk