Dementia Care “Essentials of Day-to-day Dementia Care” Professional Development Series
We are pleased to announce that Dementia Care 2022 will continue to be offered virtually! We’re sharing new topics and building on previous ones with new and returning speakers from April 2022 to March 2023.
This year’s theme will help lay down the foundation for successful and meaningful care that will benefit the person with dementia, their families and the healthcare system as a whole.
Our 2022 Dementia Care sessions include topics such as delirium, trauma, responsive behaviours, deprescribing, pain & incontinence, music therapy, advance care planning, basics of dementia care and enhancing mealtimes.
Click here to learn more about our sessions, speakers on our website and register now!
Sponsored by All Seniors Care
PC P.E.A.R.L.S™: 7 key elements of person-centred care
Through its culture change initiative, the Alzheimer Society of Canada aims to improve the experience of long-term care for people with dementia and their families, and is working with others to provide useful strategies, tools and tips that can help put the principles of person-centred care into practice.
Behind every person with Alzheimer’s disease there are people dedicated to helping. The Alzheimer Society offers many training options for professionals and health workers. We can also design individualized training sessions to accommodate your staff’s needs.
Professional Education Topics and Learning Outcomes
Alzheimer Society staff is available to help by presenting in-service education about issues regarding Alzheimer’s disease and another dementia. On-site presentations can be offered in seminar format, as a series or in brief topics. Sessions can be tailored to the learning needs of your group or to a course outline.
To Respond or Not to Respond? A Systematic Approach to Understanding Responsive Behaviours – Sponsored by All Seniors Care
Less is More: Deprescribing as a Way to Reduce Medication Risks and Improve Health – Sponsored by All Seniors Care
Pain, Constipation, Incontinence: Its Effects on Health, Daily Function and Behaviours – Sponsored by All Seniors Care
Practical Strategies for Incorporating Neurological Music Therapy in Day to Day Care – Sponsored by All Seniors Care