DEMENTIA TAS

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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, carer specific 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 is run by Ros Calvert

Ros has worked as a diversional therapist for more than twenty years and as a dementia therapist for more than ten.

 

 

Funding boost for dementia, cancer and concussion research

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Dr Jennifer Bute on early onset Alzheimers Disease
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3 days ago

Dementia Tas

We asked Prof James Vickers from the Wicking Dementia Centre for an explanation on younger onset dementia, and he provided us with some insights into this condition.

Click below to view the video and while you're on our website, if you're interested in keeping up-to-date on Korongee, the village we're building here in Hobart for people living with dementia, head to the Korongee page and sign up to follow our blog.
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1 month ago

Dementia Tas

A fantastic learning program being run at Glenview.Do you love helping others?
Do you want to make a difference in people's lives?
If you've thought about a career in aged care then join us for a unique not-to-be-missed learning opportunity.
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We've teamed up with TasTAFE to offer a specialised Cert III training program. This will see you do the majority of your training right here at Glenview in our classroom and on the floor working alongside our residents.

Curious?
Come to one of our info sessions at Glenview to find out more:
Thurs 16 Jan at 6pm
Fri 17 Jan at 10am
Sat 18 Jan at 2pm

Or call (03) 6277 8800

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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

Communication

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.

Communication

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