Welcome to the last of my five blog posts for UK Dementia Action Week 2018 (DAW2018).
This year Dementia Awareness Week is renamed Dementia Action Week to reflect the need for action for people affected by dementia rather than only focusing on awareness.
In this spirit, I’m sharing the ‘Key Messages’ from my dementia care and support training modules. The training, devised entirely by me and heavily based on personal experiences from my dad's life with dementia and the many other people I've met who are living with dementia, is something I've delivered to numerous frontline social care staff as a standalone learning experience or to supplement the bespoke training and mentoring that I provide to individual services and organisations.
Day 5: Changes associated with dementia
My fifth module is called ‘Changes associated with dementia' and covers:
For more information on my training and mentoring consultancy work, please see my website: http://www.bethbritton.com.
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