CHCAGE005 – Provide Support to People Living with Dementia
This course is suitable for people currently working in aged care, health care and community services who regularly provide care services for people with dementia. This is an accredited unit with written and workplace assessment requirements. Upon completion, you will receive a Statement of Attainment that will enable you to claim credits if you plan to undertake a related qualification.
Participants must attend all 3 days.
Participants in this workshop will gain an understanding of:
- Person-centred care and effective communication;
Person-centred care and effective communication;
The nature of dementia and its impacts;
Triggers for behaviours and effective responses;
Activities to promote well-being; and
Workplace issues, community support and services available.