Describe a range of different techniques that can be used to meet the fluctuating abilities and needs of the individual with dementia
The workbooks are not accredited but we hope the interest gained from completing these workbooks may lead you to progress to studying for qualifications in the future. [ This workbook builds on the information and knowledge gained in workbook 1 ?Essential Dementia Awareness: Describing Dementia and Person Centred Approaches and workbook? 2 ?Further knowledge in Dementia?.
This workbook is
divided into 3 sections:
Section 1 highlights some key theoretical issues and background when considering behaviours that challenge us.
Section 2 looks at some specific behaviours that challenge us within dementia care and offers some practical solutions based on the theories described.
Section 3 offers some solutions and tools to help when supporting someone with dementia and minimising distressful behaviours and situations.