Exploring good places to live
Certificate of Completion
Learn how to establish a vision for a way of life, support smaller-scale living and encourage movement outside to gardens.
This module has prerequisite requirements
Suitable for people working in:
Mixed , Acute Care , Residential Care
This module is part of the course:
Creating supportive environments for people living with dementia
Exploring good places to live
This module is made up of three sections:
1. Establishing a vision for a way of life
2. Supporting smaller scale living
3. Encouraging movement outside to gardens
Gain insight into the affect environments have on people living with dementia and be introduced to the design principles.
Learning OutcomesBy completing this module, participants will be able to:
Explain key elements of an enabling environment.
Analyse the impact of a room on social activity and perception.
Apply content to better support small-scale independent activity.
Reflect on your organisation’s model of care.
Continuing Professional EducationA completion certificate for CPD credit is awarded upon successful completion of this module.
AcknowledgementsFallon Forbes and members of the DTA team who provided feedback through course development. Phyllis Ho who helped develop the content, Madalyn Dodds and Adrian Moody for course programming, and the many people across DTA who provided feedback and suggestions during course development. Thanks to the Commonwealth Department of Health whose funding made the course possible.. The many contributors you meet through the course who discuss their work and their endeavours to provide supportive places for people to live meaningful lives. Music throughout the course from bensound.com
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