A dementia detective..? I've been at it again...this is the module I chose to work through this week. Took about 30mins including the self assessment I filled in at the end ( just for my own record of understanding!) Again it certainly has been a refresher. It can be so easy to fall into a … Continue reading A ‘dementia detective’..?
Dementia~ A little refresher..... This week , I have took it upon myself to look at which e-learning resources are available within dementia so that, I continue to learn and understand. A personal duty of care towards best practice. Support and promote just how important it is to continue training in our own time, as … Continue reading Dementia ~ A refresher for myself …for you.
Having read the reports and articles , I wanted to pass this on to you in the hope we can turn it into a positive. A positive for both patients, families and staff. I fully believe in support and encouragement, in order to maintain dignity and a quality of life deserved to all of … Continue reading Help to ‘FIX DEMENTIA CARE’ CAMPAIGN.
Getting the right training is imperative when taking on the role as a care worker/ care supporter. Personally, I feel it is our duty to ensure we have the correct training ‘before’ carrying out any visits on our own. It may sound like common sense, but I can’t stress enough the importance of knowledge … Continue reading Self Directed e-courses.
I would like to continue to pass on details and information for anyone who would like to become a Dementia Friend. You just may be surprised by how much you can do. Talking about dementia with friends, visiting someone you know with dementia, being a bit more patient if someone is needing more time in … Continue reading Dementia Friends …