Course Aim
Identify practical approaches that will assist care staff in responding to the behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia.
Learning Outcomes
  • Explain why understanding underlying reasons for behaviours is crucial to responding appropriately.
  • Recognise approaches that can be used in the short term to respond to behaviour that may challenge staff.
  • Identify how to record and review episodes of behaviour in order to support the development of long term response strategies.