Community Care and Dementia: Responsive Behaviours
Certificate of Completion
Explore how a person living with dementia can exhibit a range of responsive behaviours. Learn strategies to help reduce or prevent episodes of responsive behaviours, and maintain client and staff safety.
Suitable for people working in:
Residential Care , Community Care , Mixed
By completing this course, participants will be able to:
- Define dementia
- Identify some of the responsive behaviours commonly associated with dementia
- Understand the experience and language of behaviour from the viewpoint of the person living with dementia in the community
- Implement a salutogenic approach to behaviour-related strategies which positively support the the person with dementia to live life on their terms, rather as a 'care recipient'
Continuing Professional Education
Completion of this course provides 1 hour of continuing professional education. A Certificate of Completion is awarded upon successful completion.
Dementia Training Australia is supported by funding from the Australian Government under the Dementia and Aged Care Services Fund.
Video footage featured in this DTA course was developed by:
Dementia Australia (formerly names Alzheimer’s Australia, and a member of the DTA consortium)
Aged Care Channel, with content expert Professor Colm Cunningham disclaimer
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