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Art and Creativity in Dementia Care Workshop - 10/10/17

Alzheimer's Australia WA

Tuesday, 10 October 2017 from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm (AWST)

Art and Creativity in Dementia Care Workshop - 10/10/17

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Registration Type Sales End Price * Fee Quantity
I work for a HACC Community Care Service 09/10/2017 $148.00 $0.00
I work in aged, disability or health care e.g. hospital, residential care, client directed care package or disability community care 09/10/2017 $199.00 $0.00
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Event Details

Art can provide an alternative language for communication - through images, symbols and colours. This full day experiential workshop is for anyone in aged, health or community care services and who is involved in planning and facilitating activities for people with dementia.
 
Participants will work with a wide variety of art materials, both 2D and 3D, and gain confidence in offering a creative expression program for people with dementia.
 
Participants will receive additional printed information and will gain an understanding of:
 
• How to set up and organise a therapeutic art group whilst addressing physical and psychological safety
• How to choose suitable, good quality art materials and stay within a budget
• How to identify appropriate themes and activities
 
The day will also include DVD information on the Art Gallery access project and other creative programs. 
Have questions about Art and Creativity in Dementia Care Workshop - 10/10/17? Contact Alzheimer's Australia WA

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Alzheimer’s Australia
9 Bedbrook Pl
Shenton Park, WA 6008
Australia

Tuesday, 10 October 2017 from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm (AWST)


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Alzheimer's Australia WA

Alzheimer’s Australia WA are the peak dementia organisation providing leadership in care, advocacy and education to both people living with dementia and the health and aged care industry. We offer a holistic approach to our care that respects the individuality of people living with dementia.

In Western Australia, there are 32,000 people living with dementia. The majority of those with dementia live at home and are supported.

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