DTA News Room

12 December, 2017

Construction has started on a house set to change how older people live, underpinned by a set of design principles developed by DTA Executive Director, Professor Richard Fleming.

Dementia Training Australia
6 December, 2017

A staff training program to help residential aged care organisations address and reduce dementia related responsive behaviours.

Dementia Training Australia
15 November, 2017

Dementia among the homeless or those at risk of becoming homeless is one of six diverse groups featured in a series of national workshops getting underway this month.

Dementia Training Australia
1 November, 2017

An ‘expert taskforce’ aimed at developing a wide-ranging workforce strategy focused on supporting safe, quality aged care for senior Australians has today been announced by Government. The taskforce will include...

Dementia Training Australia
1 October, 2017

Dementia Training Australia (DTA) is offering a new online course to help dementia care workers and organisations provide inclusive care and services for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI)...

Dementia Training Australia
21 July, 2017

Dementia Training Australia has launched an online learning platform featuring short and flexible courses designed to help time-poor aged care staff complete the training.

Dementia Training Australia
2 February, 2017

A composer and PhD student has released 20 classical music tracks specifically for people with dementia.

Dementia Training Australia
2 February, 2017

The Virtual Forest™ is a screen-projected game for people living with dementia. The virtual environment is designed to be calming and relaxing.

Dementia Training Australia