This is module 8 of a nine-part series looking at dementia. In this module, we look at making a connection with the individual with dementia so that you can work effectively together to complete care tasks.
This course has been mapped to Aged Care Quality Standards 1, 3, 4 and 7.
In this course the following areas will be covered:
using the care plan
connecting with the person specific ADLs: bathing, dressing, eating
Staff will be given strategies that bring dignity and respect to the completion of care tasks and which have proven effective for reducing resistiveness in people with dementia.