Are you interested in dementia and Alzheimer’s care?
Kath is offering a webinar with Janice Robinson entitled “The Best of Both Worlds – A Palliative Approach to Dementia Care” on Nov 28, 2012 | 12:00PM – 1:30PM EST
In this webinar, Kath and Janice will talk about how they developed and implemented a residential care staff education program for supporting individuals dying with dementia. This includes discussing the original education initiative, the evidence they uncovered during its inception and the learnings generated through on-going practice and research.
Webinar participants will be provided with best practice strategies to support people living and dying with dementia and their family members.
If you would like to attend this webinar, you will need to:
- Create an account with CDRAKE (Canadian Dementia Resource and Knowledge Exchange). Do this fairly soon as you need to be on their newsletter distribution list in order to sign up for the webinar.
- Registration for this webinar will be published in the newsletter from CDRAKE and is usually published 3 weeks prior to the webinar.
- Register for the webinar using the link in their newsletter. They will send the webinar information and link to you at your email address.
In addition, Tom Kitwood outlines 17 different ways carers can treat people with dementia and their carers so that they may
gain insights into what they actually want. If you are caring for a loved relative with dementia will need good dementia care agency physical
care. The incurable disease affects about 680, 000 people above the age of 65 rely on home help
for activities such as bathing, combing, using the washroom, eating,
etc. In the Waterloo area, and have access to an independent appeals process.