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Experiencing the Truth in Dementia Care

Synopsis
Training film. Aimed at managers, trainers, nurses and care staff working with patients who have dementia, this DVD demonstrates the power of undertaking an observation within a care setting. It is a learning tool demonstrating why all staff should be given the opportunity to sit in a dementia care home lounge really seeing, hearing and feeling the lived experience of people.

This DVD focuses on enabling staff to be feeling based in dementia care. It comprises of a live dementia care workshop where David Sheard presents:

• Five key types of dementia care and how to positively achieve real person centred care in action.

• The ‘Making Toast’ training exercise as a way for all staff to learn how to turn any communication into positive social interaction.

• The findings of a qualitative observation within a dementia care home.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2011
Subjects
Health Education
Keywords
dementia; elderly persons; health care; training films

Credits

Contributor
David Sheard (2)

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£20.00
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
16 minutes
Year
2017

Distributor

Name

Dementia Care Matters

Web
http://www.dementiacarematters.com/index.html External site opens in new window
Phone
01273 242335
Address
Dementia Care Matters Ltd
Brightwire House
Suite 1, 114 a Hornchurch Road
Brighton
BN3 2EB

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