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Learn about particular care considerations for people with dementia from diverse groups and communities.

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Caring for LGBTI People with Dementia

Become culturally competent in caring for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans/gender diverse and intersex (LGBTI) people with dementia.

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Implementation to practice

Discover how organisations can become more LGBTI inclusive.

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Lived experiences past and present

You will learn about the shared history that older LGBTI people have lived through, as well as well as deepening your appreciation for each individual's own set of unique experiences to consider when addressing their care needs.

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Introduction to LGBTI people

This module explores the sexual diversities within the Australian population.

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Case study – aggressive behaviour

We consider the nature of aggressive behaviour and how identifying the underlying issues allows interventions to be trialled. Caring for someone from a culturally and linguistically diverse background who is living with dementia is explored through case study.

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Case study – anxiety and depression

This module explores the characteristics of depression and anxiety in the context of dementia and the cultural considerations when caring for people with dementia from an Indigenous background.

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Dementia Friendly Pharmacy

Explore the ways in which community pharmacies can improve their ability to meet the needs of family carers of people living with dementia.