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Enabling EDIE: Understanding Dementia

This course is for Cerebral Palsy Alliance employees 

Who is this course for? 

This course is for client facing managers and teams in disability services who support clients with dementia.

What content does the course cover?  

This immersive workshop enables participants to see the world through the eyes of a person living with dementia utilising high quality virtual reality technology. This workshop enhances your knowledge of dementia whilst exploring a supportive approach to living more confidently with dementia. This program explores what it may feel like to experience dementia, care for someone living with dementia and to work in partnership to identify support needs and develop a support plan. During the 3 hour Enabling EDIE™ program you will develop a greater understanding of: 

  • Dementia across various stages
  • A consumer perspective of dementia
  • Dementia support considerations including individual and diverse needs. 
  • How to identify support needs in partnership with the client and their carer
  • How to develop a dementia support plan that focuses on enabling a person to live more confidently with dementia

What other details do I need to know? 

Attendance type: In person (face to face)
Duration: 3 hrs 
Times: Please select a course date below or if there are no dates, please click Enquire 
Refreshments: Please bring your own lunch (as required) 
If you need to cancel: Cancellation guidelines

Where can I get more information?

Contact: The Training Alliance team
Email: training@cerebralpalsy.org.au
Phone: +61 2 9975 8715

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Course Dates

Please select your course date.

Start DateLocationCost
Thu 16 May 2024 at 9:00AM 1 class Kahibah Sports Club (Hunter) Register
Wed 29 May 2024 at 9:00AM 1 class Allambie Register