Dementia training, education and resources

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Improving the health and wellbeing of people living with dementia and the staff who support them

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Popular topics: Behaviours, Medication, Dementia-friendly environments

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Dementia Training Australia

We offer dementia courses, practical resources and training packages that are easy to access and can help make a real difference in your workplace

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Dementia Training Australia (DTA) is now offering learners the opportunity to benefit from the great content in the Australian Journal of Dementia Care (AJDC), in its new ‘AJDC Read and Quiz’ module series.
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At DTA, we’re celebrating NAIDOC Week being here again. NAIDOC Week celebrations are held across Australia each July, this year from 4-11 July, to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
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Nurses, pharmacists and other allied health professionals wanting to learn more about the Appropriate use of benzodiazepines and other sedatives with people living with dementia can now take up the chance to do a new short online course developed by Dementia Training Australia (DTA) on this important topic.

Working Together

DTA works closely with Dementia Support Australia and Dementia Australia. We are a network of dementia specialists, who collaboratively provide education, training, advocacy and support for all Australians impacted by dementia – those who live with dementia, their families, and those whose work relates to their care.

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Dementia Support Australia (DSA)

Providing help 24/7, 365 days a year across Australia for carers of people living with dementia where behaviours are impacting on care.

Dementia Support Australia provides three levels of support:

  1. Dementia Behaviour Management Advisory Service (DBMAS)
  2. Severe Behaviour Response Teams (SBRT)
  3. Needs Based Assessment Program (NBA)

Contact

Phone: 1800 699 799
Email: dsa@dementia.com.au
Online: dementia.com.au
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Dementia Training Australia (DTA)

Dementia Training Australia provides dementia-specific accredited and non-accredited education, training, and professional development for aged and health care professionals.

Our mission is to improve the knowledge and skills of the workforce who are involved in supporting people living with dementia and their carers. We focus on evidence-based standards in the development and delivery of practical education and learning pathways for individuals and organisations.

Contact

Phone: 02 4221 5555
Email: dta@uow.edu.au
Online: dta.com.au

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Dementia Australia
(DA)

Dementia Australia advocates for people of all ages living with all forms of dementia, and for their families and carers.

Our mission is to enable people impacted by dementia to live as well as possible. We provide information, support services and research funding as well as education for aged and health care professionals.

Contact

National Dementia Helpline: 1800 100 500
Email: nat.admin@dementia.org.au
Online: dementia.org.au

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