Enabling EDIE (Sydney, NSW)
February 12, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 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|
Enabling EDIE uses virtual reality technology to enhance your knowledge of the impact of dementia and to develop a support plan that enables Edie and his wife to live more confidently with dementia. The aim of this workshop is to better understand dementia from the perspective of the consumer through an Educational Dementia Immersive Experience (Enabling EDIE). This three hour workshop introduces a ‘reablement’ approach, focusing positively on what people can do, given appropriate support, and on the possibilities for living well with dementia
Outcome of course:
At the end of this session you will understand:
a consumer’s perspective of dementia
how to identify support needs in partnership with the client and their carer
how to develop a dementia support plan that focuses on enabling a person living with dementia
Who Should Attend?
This workshop is suitable for all staff providing support to people living with dementia.