Brain Aging

Overview: To enable individuals to gain a deeper understanding of the health and care issues of dementia sufferers in order to meet their needs along with those of their families and carers.

Outcome: At the end of the training participants will have an understanding of issues relating to the care of dementia patients including their complex physical and mental needs. Participants will also gain an awareness of the methods and solutions used when caring for an individual with dementia.

Topics Covered: Types of Dementia, Signs & Symptoms, Behaviours, Communication, Physical and Mental Consequences and Eating Requirements.

Number of Attendees: 15 Maximum