Care Setting: Primary Care

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Delirium is a serious medical condition producing sudden and often severe changes in a person’s mental function. A person typically has difficulty thinking clearly, maintaining focus or attention, and may appear confused or disorientated. Delirium needs to be recognised early and managed promptly.
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Guest Lecture

An Evening with Michael Verde

Join DTA, for an evening with Michael Verde from Memory Bridge, and learn about his person-centred approach to ending the loneliness of people with dementia

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Developing a management plan

Work through two case studies to develop an appropriate plan for managing a benzodiazepine and/or other sedative medication prescribed for a person living with dementia.

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Target responsive behaviours

Learn about the target responsive behaviours that benzodiazepines and other sedative medications are commonly prescribed for.

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Developing a withdrawal plan

Work through two case studies to develop an appropriate plan for withdrawing a benzodiazepine and/or other sedative medication for a person living with dementia.