Understanding Changes in Behaviour - Winnellie - NT

Understanding Changes in Behaviour - Winnellie - NT

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Dementia Australia

396 Stuart Highway

#Building, 7

Winnellie, NT 0820

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Understanding Changes in Behaviour session by Dementia Australia. For: Family carers and family members of people living with dementia.

About this event

This session provides an introduction to dementia and changes to the brain, effects on behaviour and the impacts of changed behaviour. It will introduce problem solving models, including strategies to minimise and respond to changed behaviour.

You will gain knowledge in:

  • changed behaviours related to dementia
  • recognising triggers and contributing factors to behaviour change
  • approaches to problem solving changed behaviours.

Suitable for: Family carers and family members of people living with dementia. This session is not suitable for professionals employed in the health or aged care sectors. 

Dementia Australia's facilitators have specialist dementia knowledge, skills and experience. This session is delivered interactively, you will be encouraged to share your experiences alongside other participants giving you an opportunity to develop new support networks.

 

FAQs

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Free onsite parking.

What happens if the date and time don't suit me?

We can be flexible with delivery times, so please contact us if times don't suit you.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

For event related enquiries please contact Alison Boyle on 0490 375 098 or email Alison.Boyle@dementia.org.au.

Alternatively for general enquires you can contact the National Dementia Helpline on 1800 100 500 or email helpline@dementia.org.au.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

It is ideal if you can bring your ticket. However, if you have completed your registration we will have your details and forgetting your ticket won’t be a problem.

How can I find out about other events being run by Dementia Australia?

Visit the Dementia Australia website and view the Events Calendar.

What is available to professionals?

To explore Dementia Australia’s range of professional development please visit the Centre for Dementia Learning.

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