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"Diversity & Dementia" is a Course

"Diversity & Dementia"

Starts May 18, 2023

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£140 Enrol

Full course description

Part 1 – Thursday 18th May 2023 – 9:30am – 1:30pm
Part 2 – Friday 19th May 2023 – 9:30am – 1:30pm
£140 per person
Lead trainer: Sahdia Parveen

·         This course will give the learner knowledge and awareness of cultural diversity and equality issues, and how they may impact people living with dementia.

·         Participants will understand how to adapt assessment and care planning, taking account of equality issues.

·         Participants will develop awareness and understanding of diversity in family arrangements and the local community and be aware of the stigma, myths and stereotypes associated with dementia.

·         Participants will become aware of broader socio-cultural differences in the perceptions of the care giving role e.g. based on gender, religion and culture.

·         Participants will be able to actively challenge any discriminatory practice that may compromise a person’s right to dignity, respect and safety.

·         Participants will hear from Experts by Experience about their own experiences

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will receive an e-certificate for their CPD records.