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Communicating with Someone Who Has Dementia

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A series of practical tips on how you can engage respectfully with clients affected by dementia, to best ensure their care needs are met and fulfil the expectations laid out in the Aged Care Quality Standards.

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A series of practical tips on how you can engage respectfully with clients affected by dementia, to best ensure their care needs are met and fulfil the expectations laid out in the Aged Care Quality Standards.

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Dianne Woolmington
02 Sep 2021
I found this session very informative, and will use this knowledge to advance my understanding and compassion to the residents, that are in my care.
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Rose Campbell
03 Jun 2022
New knowledge.
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Marlene Diaz
06 May 2021
Very concise and informative reading material.
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Nozipho MAKHANYA
17 Feb 2021
It is a great refresher activity
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Philomena Lee
21 Jul 2021
Learning how to deal with dementia and what’s the best way to approach
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Sonya Hanlon
22 Jul 2021
Very very true. Continuous improvement in this area of caring helps us help the resident to feel dignified and respected.
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Poon Srisuk
14 Jul 2021
Information very useful for those who work as a health provider
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Himal Ghimire
17 Aug 2020
to do documentation.
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Sarah Zanetti
16 May 2021
good
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Wenjie Chen
30 Jul 2021
Great thanks
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