DSIDC Education Programme 2020

The DSIDC are now taking bookings for our 2020 Education Programme beginning on February 26th with the one day workshop Foundation in Dementia Care.  This workshop will provide a basic knowledge and understanding of dementia and facilitate the development of skills in a person-centred philosophy of care. 

This workshop is aimed at health care staff with no prior dementia training.  At the end of this course the participants will be able to:

• List the main types of dementia and describe their general characteristics.

• Describe and discuss the implications of a person-centred philosophy of care.

• Understand the importance of life story work and activity-focused care.

The workshop will be held in the seminar room on the sixth floor of Mercer’s Institute for Successful Ageing, St James’s Hospital.

If you would like to attend the workshop please complete this booking form.

Cost €65.00 per person

See DSIDC Education programme for 2020 here

If you would like further information on our workshops please visit www.dementia.ieor call 01 4162035

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