Law, Ethics and Dementia
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Law, Ethics and Dementia

Law, Ethics and Dementia

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Skills for Care (London office)

7-12 Tavistock Square

London, United Kingdom

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Come along and meet some of the 3 Spirit UK Team. A dynamic day discussing and debating law, ethics and safeguarding practice in dementia. 

The course will run from 10 to 16pm and lunch will be provided. 

This course outlines key legislation, ethics and safeguarding in relation to dementia. It includes duty of care, Mental Capacity Act, DOL’s and safeguarding. This course considers dilemmas in practice and gives participants opportunities to balance duty of care with rights and risk. The course meets the full outcomes of Dementia Core Skills Education Framework (subject 11). This course is delivered in an engaging way, and participants get the opportunity to apply their learning in case studies and practice based discussions. This course is suitable for any individual managing services or working directly with people living the dementia. Cascade resources will be made available to all participants. 

 

  • Describe how duty of care contributes to safe practices

  • Describe possible dilemmas between duty of care & rights & carers wishes

  • Identify way to communicate effectively about proposed treatment or care to enable person with dementia to make informed choices

  • Explain protocols regarding consent to care & treatment

  • Describe how best interest decisions are made

  • Explain how advanced directives can be used to provide information about wishes of individual

  • Identify a range of factors which may indicate neglect, abusive, exploitative practice

  • Explain how to raise safeguarding concerns & whistle blowing

  • Identify the legislation relevant to MCA,  DOLs & Human Right


Early bird tickets available before the 31st October 

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