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Are you really providing modern quality dementia care?

Dementia Care & Training

A modern approach to dementia care can be easily achieved often with a few simple culture changes and attitude shifts from key staff.  Our consultancy services help your staff team consider how they communicate with those people affected by dementia.

Dementia clients can get labelled as difficult/challenging.  We help your staff team recognise the person beneath the dementia and help them to work at bridging the gap in understanding; thus preventing the need for these labels.  Can your business afford to miss the dementia opportunity?

Our training is provided by experienced facilitators who understand hands on dementia care and the issues that can arise in service provision.  All our coaches ensure participants leave a session highly motivated with a list of actions they personally will implement to progress towards excellent dementia care.

 Your Training Menu

All our individual courses can be mixed and matched to best suit your needs providing interactive, thought provoking and fun ways to develop your staff and their practical care and dementia skills. 

  1. Putting the Person First  What exactly does person centered care mean to your staff and how to put it into practice.
  2. Hearts and Minds - Practical person centered care within real care settings.
  3. Defining Dementia  Basic dementia awareness training.
  4. Dementia Relationships Practical communication for the carers of those with dementia.
  5. Dementia Unwrapped  Effective care techniques for personalising care for people with dementia.
  6. The Carers Perspective  Learn how carers feel having a loved one cared for (this course is provided by a carer whose loved one has progressed from home care to residential care).
  7. Advanced Dementia Understanding  A deeper look at dementia and its effects.

We now provide a Provider Compliance Assessment training suited for those managers and owners who are feeling concerned that they may not be portraying their home in the best possible light when completing their PCA - email us for full details.  Read more about provider compliance here

Following each course your service is entitled to a FREE telephone support call to answer any queries that may have arisen following the training.

Each course is 21/2 hours long and can be mixed and matched to suit your staff training needs. 

Training costs £350 per session.   Our sessions count towards the QCF. Meet the national dementia strategy today.

How well do you communicate with your staff team and do your team communicate with each other.  Read here if you think your communication techniques could be improved. 

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Care consultants south west, cornwall, devon,somerset, dorset, gloustershire, wiltshire offering dementia care training, personalised care, mentoring, care home pr and admin services

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