This program deals with some of the changes in behaviour caused by dementia as well as the possible triggers to these behaviours. We teach participants a problem-solving approach which helps carers to understand and better manage these changes.
How dementia in the brain impacts on a person’s behaviour
How to determine which behaviours to worry about and address
What factors may trigger a behaviour in a person with dementia
The problem-solving approach and how it can be applied to understand and better respond to the behaviour
Where to find ongoing support
Catering: Tea/Coffee provided
Room Directions: Please meet at Main Hospital Reception
30 mins before start of the session. A Western Health Volunteer will escort you to the room.
Cost: $10 per person
Suitable for: Family carers who need support coping with changed behaviour.
Bookings are essential as places are limited: https://goo.gl/9NMDKy or call Lisa Reed on 9815 7822.
More information can be found here