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Dementia: Planning risk-positive care – Cohort 02

1 December 2023 - 10:00 - 16:00


Free

Course fee: Standard: £75 | Associate Member: £56 | ACE Member: £51 | HCPA Member: Fully funded*

One day course at HCPA Campus
This course provides the knowledge behind risk positive approaches. It highlights the importance of risk positive care for individuals living with dementia. It explores how to take a person-centred approach to enable individuals to take risks and how to balance risk-taking with duty of care. Legislative context is also covered.

Learning objectives:
• Describe how to support individuals to meet their daily living needs
• Explain how activities can be adapted to suit an individual’s changing needs
• Outline how to incorporate assistive technology to support self-care and meaningful activity
• Explain how to support individuals to continue their interests, social life and community involvement and know why this is important
• Recognise the role of family and carers in enabling people living with dementia to live well

Delegates are expected to be engaged in learning, participate in all activities including group discussions, and share their own experiences, whilst respecting confidentiality.
*Please note: As per our T&C’s, this course carries a fee in the event of non-attendance, non-completion or late cancellation.

Details

Date:
1 December 2023
Time:
10:00 - 16:00
Cost:
Free
Course Category:
Staff:
Care Staff, Team Leaders/ Seniors, Management, Activity/ Engagement
Condition:
Dementia
Service:
Day Opportunity, Direct Payment/ Personal Assistant, Flexi Care/ Extra care, Homecare, Nursing Home, Residential Home
Clients:
Adult Disability, Older People
Non-member fee:
£75
Associate Member fee:
£56
ACE Member fee:
£51
HCPA Member fee:
Fully funded