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An Overview of Dementia (part 1) (for Health Care Support Workers and Nursing Students)

29 Mar 2019 09:30 - 12:30

National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire, SA32 8HN

RCN Members: Health Care Support Worker/ Health Care Assistant/ Nursing Student Member: £15 + VAT (£18) Non-member Health Care Support Worker/ Health Care Assistant/ Nursing Student: £20 + VAT (£24)

This morning seminar aims to highlight: what dementia is and isn't, presentation, the effects on a person affected by dementia, and a statistical overview

This seminar is aimed at Health Care Support Workers/ Health Care Assistants and Nursing Students working in any sector.

Topics include:

  • Different types/ causes of dementia
  • Prevalence/ Incidence
  • Clinical symptoms - some practice based issues
  • Person and relationship centred care

Course fees include tea/coffee and resources on the day

The closing date for applications: Extended to Friday 22 March 2019

For further information about the seminar, please contact the event organiser, Rhona Workman on 02920 680713 or email CPDwales@rcn.org.uk



National Botanic Garden of Wales
Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire
SA32 8HN

The Garden is situated 10 minutes from the M4 and 2 minutes from the A48 in Carmarthenshire, mid way between Cross Hands and Carmarthen.
Free on-site parking is available.
 

For further details about travel advice please visit the National Botanic Garden of Wales website

Page last updated - 06/03/2019