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Tailored dementia training and consultancy in Hobart

Our Goal

Our Training Sessions


Interactive and informative courses that can provide an overview of dementia, to more in-depth information.

Training that is cost effective and can cater to those in the aged and disability sectors, as well as those in the business sector.

Our Training

In-house Training


Training that can be tailored to assist specific workers, carers and staff needs .

Cost effective training tailored to your organisational requirements and supporting positive person-focused dementia care practices.

About Us

About US


Based in Hobart, Tasmania, Dementia Tas and operated by Ros Calvert

Ros has worked as a Diversional Therapist for over twenty years and a Dementia therapist for more than ten.


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Our Structured Training Sessions

Understanding Dementia

This course would be beneficial for service staff and maintenance workers as well as a refresher/update for all care staff.

Types of dementia


How the brain works

Changed responses & actions

Problem solving & strategies

Experiencing Dementia

Walk in the shoes of a person with dementia. This interactive session will give workers greater understanding of what it might be like to have dementia.

Understanding Changed Responses & Actions

From this session participants will be able to identify triggers that can cause changed responses for people with dementia.

What do behavioural expressions mean?

Causes and changed responses & actions.


Person centered approach

Problem solving & strategies

Effective Communication with the older Person

Interactive workshop, which includes activities to reinforce effective communication. We will cover why and how we communicate. Identify barriers and successful strategies for communication

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