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Communicating with People living with Dementia

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Armada House Conference & Event

Armada House

Telephone Avenue

Bristol

BS1 4BQ

United Kingdom

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This course will explore what wellbeing means to a person living with dementia and to understand how different care and communication approaches can improve a person's wellbeing. The course will introduce you to communication techniques that can enable co-production and positive risk taking.

Objectives

This course will enable participants to:

  • Explain why positive communication is central to good dementia care

  • Be able to communicate better with people living with dementia

  • Recognise the influence of body language in communication

  • Describe the vital importance of REAL communication (Reminiscence, Empathic engagement, Active listening and Life story)

  • Assess the Sense Framework and how it's elements can promote wellbeing

Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

We welcome you to attend the other courses in this series, however this is not obligatory.


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BS1 4BQ

United Kingdom

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