Professional Education

Dementia Care

Dementia Care is a one-day learning opportunity for healthcare professionals caring for people with dementia. The 2020 conference explored best practices, evidence and issues surrounding a palliative approach to care and opened up conversations that can be difficult and are often avoided.

Click here to visit the 2020 Dementia Care website, complete with speaker presentations.

PC P.E.A.R.L.S™: 7 key elements of person-centred care

PrintThrough 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.

Click here to learn the seven key elements of person-centred care.

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.

Upcoming Seminars

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