‘Dementia’ describes the symptoms that occur when the brain is affected by specific diseases and conditions. Dementia is a chronic progressive problem of cognition, which is failure of the brain’s functions. It affects people at different stages of life. It affects different parts of the brain and at different speeds.
WHAT DOES THIS COURSE COVER?
This course is intended to give you an overview of the common types and symptoms of dementia, as well as going into how it can affect the brain in different ways. It also covers strategies to use with clients and will help when dealing with challenging behaviour. The course is intended for anyone who works with or around people that may be suffering with dementia.
RECOMMENDED SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS
• Operating System: Windows 7+ or Mac OSX (10.8+)
• Browser: A modern and up to date web browser
• Video: Up to date video drivers
• Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
• Additional Software: Flash Player 10+
• Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)
Duration 25 mins*
Price not including UK VAT
*NB – time is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time when completing the questions.