Lifestory & Activities in Dementia Care Workshop

Event type:
Other

On Wed 29th May (day 1) & Wed 26th June (day 2) the DSIDC (Dementia Services Information and Development Centre) will be hosting a two day workshop on the subject of Lifestory and Activities in Dementia Care (9.00am to 4.00pm).  

 

The aim of this workshop is to develop knowledge and skills to record life stories and design activities.

 

On completion of this workshop participants will have the knowledge to:

 

·      Relate the importance of life story work and activities to quality of life

·      Describe various ways of collecting life story information

·      Explore the use of various types of activities

·      Design and present an activity for a person with a dementia

·      Debate the relevant ethical issues

 

The  workshop will be held in the seminar room on the sixth floor of Mercer’s Institute for Successful Ageing, St James’s Hospital.

 

We request that prior to attending this workshop participants have completed some dementia training ideally a foundation in dementia care.  If you would like to attend the workshop please complete the attached booking form.

 

Cost €130.00 per person

 

For further information on our workshops please visit www.dementia.ie or call 01 4162035