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National 2 Day Programme: Enhancing and Enabling Well-Being for the Person with Dementia

Brief description

This programme aims to enhance quality of life of the person with dementia. This programme will provide participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to enable a person centred approach to supporting the person. Topics covered include
  • dementia and human rights
  • effective communication
  • partnership in care with family
  • creating dementia friendly environments
  • responsive behaviours
  • palliative care and dementia.

Duration

2 days (14 to 16 hours)

Mode of delivery

Group Face to Face

Cost

Free (some exceptions: charge for non HSE staff in Mayo/ Roscommon and Mercy University Hospital, Cork (€100)).

Areas Available, Providers' Details and Target Audience

Clonmel, South Tipperary

Provider

Old Age Psychiatry
Living Well with Dementia
Elaine O' Donnell
Clinical Nurse Specialist

Target audience

  • Family Carer
  • Public Health Nurse
  • Physiotherapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Speech and Language Therapists
  • Homecare workers
  • Nursing (Acute)
  • HCA (Acute)
  • Nursing (residential)
  • HCA, (Residential)
  • Management (Residential)
  • Medial (Residential)
  • Porter (Residential)
  • Administration (Residential)
  • Housekeeping (Residential)
St James's, Dublin

Provider

Centre of Nursing and Midwifery Education (CNME)
St James, Dublin
Mary Bell

Target audience

  • Primary Care Teams
  • Public Health Nurse
  • Physiotherapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Speech and Language Therapists
  • Pharmacist
  • Homecare worker
Carlow, Kilkenny, Waterford, Wexford and South Tipperary

Provider

Centre of Nursing and Midwifery Education (CNME)
Carlow, Kilkenny, Waterford, Wexford and South Tipperary

Target audience

  • Primary Care Teams
  • Public Health Nurse
  • Physiotherapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Speech and Language Therapists
  • Nursing (Acute)
  • HCA (Acute)
  • Management (Acute)
  • Nursing (residential)
  • HCA, (Residential)
  • Management (Residential)
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Mental Health Services.
Kerry

Provider

Centre of Nursing and Midwifery Education (CNME)
Mary McNamara
Specialist Co-ordinator
KCNME

Target audience

  • GPs
  • Primary Care Teams
  • Public Health Nurse Physiotherapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Nursing (residential)
  • HCA
  • (Residential)
  • Management (Residential)
  • Porter (Residential)
Sligo

Providers

Centre of Nursing and Midwifery Education (CNME)
Sligo, Leitrim, West Cavan
Moya Comer

Target audience

  • Public Health Nurse
  • Physiotherapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Speech and Language Therapists
  • Nursing (residential)
  • HCA, (Residential)
Donegal

Provider

Centre of Nursing and Midwifery Education (CNME)
Roisin McLoughlin

Target audience

  • Public Health Nurse Physiotherapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Speech and Language Therapists
  • Nursing (Acute)
  • HCA (Acute)
  • Management (Acute)
  • Medical (Acute)
  • Porter (Acute)
  • Administration (Acute)
  • Housekeeping (Acute)
  • Nursing (residential)
  • HCA, (Residential)
  • Management (Residential)
  • Medical (Residential)
  • Porter (Residential)
  • Administration (Residential)
  • Housekeeping (Residential)
  • Allied Healthcare Professionals
Cork

Provider

Centre of Nurse Education (CNE)
Mercy University Hospital
Cork.
Angela Geary
Specialist Co-ordinator

Target audience

  • Public Health Nurse
  • Nursing (Acute)
  • HCA (Acute)
  • Nursing (Residential)
  • HCA (Residential)
Laois/Offaly

Provider

Psychiatry of Later Life
Mullingar
Joan Mannion

Target audience

  • Public Health Nurse
  • Physiotherapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Speech and Language Therapist
  • Pharmacist, Homecare Worker
  • Nursing (Residential)
  • HCA (Residential)
  • Porter (Residential)
  • Administration (Residential)
  • Housekeeping (Residential)
Mayo and Roscommon

Provider

Helen Walsh
ADON, Sacred Heart
Castlebar

Target audience

  • Public Health Nurse Physiotherapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Speech and Language Therapist
  • Nursing (Acute)
  • HCA (Acute)
  • Nursing (Residential)
  • HCA (residential)
  • Community Registered General Nurse
  • Social Care Workers
  • Discharge Coordinator
Peamount Healthcare in Dublin, Kildare and Wicklow

Provider

Peamount Healthcare
Mary Doyle

Target audience

  • Physiotherapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Speech and Language Therapist
  • Pharmacist
  • Homecare Worker
  • Nursing (Acute)
  • HCA (Acute)

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