Articles tagged with: aged care

19 February, 2019

There is increasing demand for quality dementia training as the Australian aged care sector begins to take the citizenship of people with dementia seriously.

Dementia Training Australia
21 September, 2018

Today, on World Alzheimer’s Day and in the week when the Royal Commission on Aged Care was announced, we may find ourselves thinking that it is time for things to...

Dementia Training Australia
26 August, 2018

A program which uses personalised music playlists to help individuals living with dementia, chronic cognitive and physical impairments to reconnect with family, friends and carers.

Dementia Training Australia
17 August, 2018

New research on the impact of temperature on people living with dementia, supervised by DTA Executive Director Richard Fleming and published in the Conversation.

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
2 February, 2017

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

Dementia Training Australia
1 February, 2017

The Caring for Cognitive Impairment Campaign website has resources, strategies and tools to help health care services develop a strategic approach for improving care to patients with cognitive impairment.

Dementia Training Australia
1 February, 2017

An update to the National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards is due to be released in late 2017.

Dementia Training Australia
1 February, 2017

Giving Voice Chorus is a choir program for people with dementia and their care partners.

Dementia Training Australia
1 February, 2017

Purposeful Activities For Dementia offers practical ways that carers can engage people living with dementia in purposeful activities at home and in social groups.

Dementia Training Australia
1 February, 2017

The CAUSEd problem-solving tool assists carers to understand and respond when people with dementia are communicating their unmet needs through their behaviour.

Dementia Training Australia
1 February, 2017

A free handbook and online guide released at the end of 2016 by Dementia Australia Vic, offering information and support options for anyone impacted by dementia.

Dementia Training Australia
1 February, 2017

The Delirium Clinical Care Standard provides guidance on delivering appropriate clinical care to patients at risk of developing, or with, delirium in hospital

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