All presentations focus on the notion of personhood, as originally proposed by Tom Kitwood. This is the underlying philosophy of the Dementia Learning Centre.
The webinars are designed to support learning at an individual level. They could also be used as an educational support when providing in service sessions to staff.
Understanding person-centered care
This presentation discusses Kitwood’s Model of Care, encompassing the domains of the flower with love being the center of care delivery.
Communication tips and tricks
Good communication skills are essential in providing support to people living with dementia and their carers.
Understanding people with dementia
This webinar provides insights in how we as health professionals can manage behaviors that might challenge us while caring for someone with a diagnosis of dementia.