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Dementia Awareness Level 1

Introduction

Aims This Dementia Awareness Level 1 Downloadable Distance Learning Pack is aimed at anyone looking to increase knowledge and awareness of the issues facing those living with dementia. Recognizing the early signs and contributing factors is crucial in identifying an individual’s unique care needs and providing the appropriate level of care.

Content

  • What is dementia & the brain
  • Types of Dementia
  • Signs and Symptoms of dementia
  • How to care for those with dementia
  • Medication & treatments
  • Current Statistics & Legislation

Outcomes

 

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this Dementia Awareness Level 1 Distance Learning Pack pack each candidate will:

  • Be aware of possible signs of dementia in the individuals with whom you work
  • Be aware why depression, delirium and age related memory impairment may be mistaken for dementia
  • Understand why early diagnosis is important in relation to dementia
  • Know who to tell, and how, if you suspect symptoms associated with dementia