SPECAL Pro course for Health Care professionals

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

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: Please email training@contenteddementiatrust.org and you will be sent details of the course, the relevant forms to enrol on the course and an invoice to enable you to pay for the course via BACS.

If you would like to register your interest in attending one of our courses please email training@contenteddementiatrust.org – don’t leave it too long as these courses book up quickly.