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

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.

Understanding people with dementia

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.

Pain at End of Life

Pain at End of Life

This webinar focuses on pain assessment and person-centred palliative care interventions for residents as they transition to end of life care.

Music Therapy

Music Therapy

This session looks at the unique role that music has in the care of people in all stages of dementia.