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Workshop on Exploring Sexual Expression in Persons Living with Dementia: Person-centredness in Action

Dear Colleagues

You are invited to a workshop hosted by the Donegal Practice Development Project Group

Exploring Sexual Expression in Persons Living with Dementia: Person-centredness in Action

Guest Speaker: Miss Karen Rennie

PhD Candidate and Research Assistant, Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh

About the workshop: This workshop aims to explore sexual expression in persons living with dementia its impact on nursing care. Humans are sexual beings and the need for sexual expression provides emotional and physical benefits throughout life and does not diminish with age or loss of capacity. During this workshop, Karen will explore with you the importance of the body and emotions in relation to personhood, and how valuing embodiment and emotions can offer a new perspective on sexual expression for persons living with dementia.

Dates15th May 2019                   

Time:  10. 00 AM – 1.00 PM  

VenueRoom 2 & 3Donegal PCCC HQ, St Joseph’s Hospital, Stranorlar, Co Donegal 

To BOOK a place and also for further information please contact

Liz.breslin@hse.ie087 9435500 or  Maura.gillen@hse.ie

Booking essential as places are limited to 25 on the day

Click here for event flyer. 

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