Achieving Purposeful Engagement (Sydney, NSW)
February 12, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Date:||12 February 2019|
|State:||New South Wales|
|Venue:||L8 418A Elizabeth Street, Surry Hills 2010|
|Registration Fees:||LASA Member: $250 ex GST, LASA Non Member $350 ex GST|
This workshop provides an understanding of the importance of meaningful and purposeful engagement for people living with dementia. You will focus on understanding the person’s individual needs, strengths and abilities and the impact of the environment in planning and supporting engaging activities.
Outcome of course:
At the end of this session you will understand:
Describe the impact of dementia
Understand the importance of engagement for people living with dementia
Understand the underpinning principles of engagement
Understand the individual needs of people living with dementia with a focus on their unique strengths and abilities
Who Should Attend?
This workshop is suitable for all staff providing support to people living with dementia.