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The Message Matters - Effective Communication

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Alzheimer's Australia SA

27 Conyngham Street

Glenside, SA 5065

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Alzheimer’s Australia is a leading dementia learning service in Australia.

Our highly skilled team of dementia care professionals, have extensive experience in a wide range of aged care areas. Our facilitators share their experiences which touch, move and inspire participants to relate, and transform their own care practices.

We encourage all health care professionals and personal care workers to learn this deep knowledge, with a view to transforming your practice, relationship, organisation and community, enhancing the lives of those living with dementia.

The Message Matters - Effective Communication

Program Purpose and Overview

This workshop provides participants with insight and understanding of how a person living with dementia may express feeling and intentions when no longer able to articulate and be easily understood. This will assist in gaining awareness of unmet needs.

Benefits and Outcomes for Participants

Attendees will:

  • Recognise the barriers to communication faced by the person with dementia

  • Identify behaviour as communication of an unmet need

  • Discuss strategies for communicating effectively to suport wellbeing

Duration: 3 hours

Participants: This session is best suited to care workers, enrolled nurses and registered nurses as well as other allied health professionals and non-clinical staff..

Cancellation policy

Cancellations will incur costs as follows:

  • Cancellations with more than 5 business days notice—full refund
  • Cancellations with 5 or less business days notice but more than 1 days notice—50% refund
  • Cancellations with less than 1 business days notice will incur full fees
  • No shows will incur full fees

Course fees will be fully refunded if cancelled by Alzheimer’s Australia SA.

Should you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact sa.training@alzheimers.org.au or call 8372 2100 and ask to speak to a Education Training staff member.



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