Course Code
ADA-BPS-B-002B
Description

Course Objectives

Foundations of Person-Centred Dementia Care is endorsed by the Alzheimer’s Disease International. Based on Person-Centred Care principles, the course emphasises on bestowing personhood on the person with dementia as a social being, providing recognition, respect, and trust (Kitwood, 2011).

This course consists of 5 modules:

Module

Module Title

Duration (Hrs)

Foundational Module

Nature and Impact of Dementia

3.5

Core Module 1

Person-Centred Care

3.5

Core Module 2

Behavioural Communication

6

Core Module 3

Purposeful and Meaningful Engagement

6

Elective Module

Palliative Care Approach

3.5

Total Hours:

22.5

Upon completion of all modules (excluding Foundational) within maximum of 6 months, you will be awarded a Certificate of Completion. SNB-CPE points will be awarded.

The Core Module 1 – Person-Centred Care aims to provide learners with strategies to promote person-centred care and apply self-care strategies for both professional care staff and family caregivers

  • Explain the impact of the environment on persons with dementia
  • Identify strategies for promoting person-centred care
  • Describe the impact of dementia on professional staff
  • Recognise signs and symptoms of stress, compassion fatigue, and burnout
  • Apply self-care strategies for self and caregivers

Course Content

• Impact of the environment

• Principles of Person-Centred Care

• Impact of dementia on professional staff

• Signs and Symptoms

• Self-Care Strategies

Competency Mapping (DCCF)

Person-Centred Care

Additional Information:

For any enquiries, please contact Denise/Joyce at 63895102 or email us at professional_trg@alz.org.sg

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Click here to download the course brochure.

Training Hours
4
Topics include:
Dementia
Certification of completion
Face to Face

Core Module 1 - Person Centred Care (Basic)

By Lim Li Li Denise

Price

$ 90.00

Full Course Fees (before GST)
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