Reading between the lines (2023/24)

Started 4 Jul 2024

Spots remaining: 13

£150 Enrol

Full course description

Part 1: Thursday 4th July 2024 - 1.30 to 5pm

Part 2: Thursday 11th July 2024 - 1.30 to 5pm

£150 per person

Trainer: Dan Kelleher

If you are booking this course on behalf of someone else please enter their name and email address on the booking form when prompted. If you are booking multiple places please enter the name and email address of each attendee on the same form:

During this course you will:

  • Understand how dementia can cause changes in behaviour. 
  • Gain skills required to understand different behaviours from the person’s point of view; what might they be feeling and communicating  
  • Develop skills to identify possible triggers for certain behaviours (for example, environmental triggers, the impact of physical pain or discomfort, and the connection to different emotions and feelings)  
  • Identify practical changes that might help prevent these behaviours and alleviate distress for the person living with dementia, and their families.  
  • Gain practical skills in how to effectively respond to and support people living with dementia who are experiencing distress, confusion, social withdrawal, or other changes in behaviour.  
  • Understand how to look after yourself, if you care for a person living with dementia, and where to access support if needed.  
  • Hear from our Experts by Experience about their experiences of living with a dementia diagnosis.

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


Terms and Conditions 

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Cancellations must be made via email to A full refund will be given for cancellations made 4 weeks before the start date of the course, and a 50% refund will be given if cancelled 2 weeks before the start date of the course. No refund will be paid for any cancellations less than 2 weeks before the start date of the course.