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Dementia Awareness

(2 students)

This course includes:

03:47:00 hours

CPD Accreditation

10 units

Full lifetime access

Access on mobile and TV

Certificate of completion

HF Online
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HF Online

Key Concepts Covered by This Free Course

  • Understand the definition and characteristics of dementia.
  • Describe the anatomy and function of the brain and how it is affected by dementia.
  • Identify and differentiate between the different types of dementia.
  • Recognize the various stages of dementia and how they affect individuals.
  • Understand how to assess dementia in individuals.
  • Analyze the different types of treatments available for dementia.

Course Overview

In this comprehensive Dementia Awareness course, you will delve into the intricate workings of the brain and learn how dementia affects it. You will also gain a deep understanding of the different types and stages of dementia, as well as the methods used to assess it. With this knowledge, you will learn about the available treatment options, including pharmaceutical and psychological treatments, as well as the various acts and legislation surrounding dementia care. This course is suitable for individuals who wish to understand and raise awareness about dementia, including healthcare professionals, family caregivers, and those interested in working in the dementia care field. With this Dementia Awareness course, you will gain valuable insights and knowledge about this condition, which can help you make a positive impact on individuals and communities affected by dementia.

Course Benefits 

By taking this Dementia Awareness course, you will gain a wealth of knowledge and understanding about dementia. You will learn about the different types and stages of dementia, the available treatment options, and the various acts and legislation surrounding dementia care. Additionally, you will gain valuable insights into caring for individuals with dementia and how to raise awareness about this condition. Upon completion of this course, you will have a deep understanding of dementia and be better equipped to make a positive impact on individuals and communities affected by this condition. You will also be able to provide support and care for individuals with dementia, which can help improve their quality of life and wellbeing.

Career Path

  • Dementia Caregiver - Provides care and support to individuals with dementia, helping with daily tasks and providing emotional support.
  • Dementia Specialist - Specializes in the care and treatment of individuals with dementia, providing expert advice and support to individuals and families.
  • Dementia Advocate - Advocates for individuals with dementia, raising awareness about the condition and campaigning for better care and support.
  • Dementia Researcher - Conducts research into dementia, identifying new treatments and interventions to improve the lives of individuals with the condition.
  • Dementia Trainer - Provides training and education to healthcare professionals and caregivers on how to care for individuals with dementia.
  • Dementia Consultant - Provides expert advice and consultancy services to healthcare organizations and caregivers on how to care for individuals with dementia.
Course content

Dementia Awareness

01: Defining Dementia


02: The Brain and How Dementia Affects It


03: Types of Dementia


04: Stages of Dementia


05: Assessing Dementia


06: Pharmaceutical Treatment for Dementia


07: Psychological Treatment for Dementia


08: Raising Awareness and Preventing Dementia


09: Caregiving for Dementia


10: Dementia Care: Acts and Legislation


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