This course is directed towards:

– health and social care professionals whose work brings them into contact with people with dementia, whether in community, hospital or care home settings

– those who train, support and / or manage professional carers working directly with people who have dementia

– any person working as part of a multi-disciplinary team

– any person whose work in the local community is likely to bring them into contact with people with dementia

Duration: One day seminar

Delegate Numbers: Maximum of 12 per course

You will learn about:

  • The SPECAL Photograph Album understanding of dementia
  • How normal memory works
  • The impact of ageing
  • The single, dramatic change introduced by dementia
  • SPECAL sense applied to a single case history
  • Management of emotional and physical risk

Ongoing Help and Support: Access to e-mail based support

Cost: £150 per delegate (includes training materials, refreshments and a light lunch)

To Book: If you would like to register your interest in attending one of our courses please email training@contenteddementiatrust.org – new dates will be announced soon.