Dementia: Engaging the Person in Meaningful Activities
Meaningful activities play a pivotal role towards meeting a person's needs and can improve health and wellbeing. This course defines meaningful activities and explores their role in maintaining the wellbeing of people living with dementia.
After completing this course, participants will be able to:
- Outline what is meant by meaningful engagement and activity for people living with dementia
- Understand the connection between meaningful activity and a person’s emotional, psychological and physical well being
- Describe the key themes and practical approaches that support meaningful engagement and activity provision
Who is this course appropriate for:
This course is appropriate for all staff who work in the social care industry.
Continuing Professional Development Hours:
Up to 8 hours can be earned completing this course.
You can earn 1 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hour by completing the video and assessment questions. If you wish to extend your learning and earn up to an additional 7 CPD hours, you may download the extension exercise which is attached to this course.
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