Tier 1 Dementia training is aimed at raising awareness, in terms of knowledge, skills and attitudes about dementia and is suitable for of all those working in health and care settings.

Dementia is not a standalone condition and is often associated with increased medicalisation and prescribing.

Using Personalised Care and Support Planning (PCSP) conversations to understand the person’s priorities and individual circumstances can make sure decisions around medication and treatment are geared towards what is most important to the person.

The 2 hour session covers:

  • What is dementia?
  • Different forms of dementia
  • Early signs & symptoms & diagnosis
  • Supporting people with dementia & carers
  • Impact of dementia
  • Hints and tips
  • PCSP conversation for people with dementia and their carers
  • Sources of support

For further information please contact lesley.simpson7@nhs.net


When & Where 

Tuesday 5th November


Venue: TBC


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Course Curriculum

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