How does Dementia Progress?
Certificate of Completion
This module explores the presentation of dementia and its impact on the individual.
This module has prerequisite requirements
Suitable for people working in:
This module is part of the course:
Dementia in general practice
How does Dementia Progress?
Before undertaking this module you will need to complete the following:
On completion of this module you should be able to:
Classify the presentation of dementia into three stages.
Describe the 5 domains of dementia and how they impact on the individual at each stage.
Continuing Professional Development
A completion certificate for CPD credit is awarded upon successful completion of this module.
This eLearning course was developed for DTA by the team led by the University of Tasmania.
Professor Andrew Robinson
Professor Dimity Pond
Dr Marita Long
Dr Hilton Koppe
Dr Margaret Winbolt
The contributions of various General Practitioners, a neuroscientist, a psychiatric geriatrician, nursing professional and carers who have shared their knowledge, experience and insights in dementia research, education and care are acknowledged and appreciated.
Dementia Training Australia is supported by funding from the Australian Government under the Dementia and Aged Care Services Fund.
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|Published:||08 May 2020|
|Updated:||16 Aug 2023|