Thursday, April 16, 2015

Essentials of Dementia Care for Domestic Carers.

This one day training aims to equip the Domestic Carers the basic essential knowledge and practical skills to understand and effectively care for people affected by dementia.

This training is also ideal for allied healthcare staff from nursing / residential homes and volunteers. 

Day/Date:  Saturday, 18 April 2015
Time:  8.30am – 5.30pm
Venue:  ADFM PJ Day-Care Centre, No. 6 Lorong 11/8E, Seksyen 11, 46200 Petaling Jaya

Medium of Instruction:  English
08.30am
Registration
09.00am
Welcome Address by Trainer, Sharon Soon
09.10am
Overview of Dementia
09.30am
Stages of Dementia
10.00am
Behavioural Problems
10.30am
TEA BREAK
11.00am
Managing Disturbed & Aggressive Behaviour
11.30am
Wandering & Care Management
12.00pm
Assisting with Mobility
12.30pm
Bathing/Grooming
 1.00pm
LUNCH BREAK
 1.45pm
Managing Meals & Care Management
 2.30pm
Incontinence & Care Management
 3.00pm
Communication Skills
 3.30pm
Self - Care
  4.00pm
TEA BREAK
  4.15pm
Activities & Practical Skills
  4.45pm
Questions and Answers Session
  5.00pm
Summary

Closing

Photography
  
Course Fee:  RM50 per participant.  After confirmation of registration,  you can bank-in direct to ADFM Bank Account with CIMB Bank at Account No. 800 229 3277.  Payment should be addressed to:  ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE FOUNDATION.  

Certificate of Attendance will be issued to Allied Healthcare Staff upon requests.

Registration: 
(1)  Email jenny@adfm.org.my and copy caregivers.adfm@gmail.com with complete details – Name, Mobile Contact.
 OR
(2)  Email or Fax the completed Registration Form to Fax No. 03 7960 8482.

For more information, contact Jenny/Michael at 03 7931 5850 / 016 608 2513.
  
This training in English and BM will be conducted as and when we have 20 participants.  Caregivers and their Domestic Carers who wish to attend the BM Session, please let us know in writing and we will arrange for the BM Training to be conducted.   Each session will be around 20 participants.  

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