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The Validation Breakthrough: Naomi Feil - a Masterclass

Monday, 26 October, 2015

Worcester Arena, Hylton Road, WR2 5JN Worcester on

Monday, 26 October 2015 from 09:00 to 17:00


Naomi Feil, M.S.W., A.C.S.W., is the developer of Validation. She was born in Munich in 1932, and grew up in the Montefiore Home for the Aged in Cleveland Ohio, where her parents worked. Naomi developed Validation as a response to her concern about the lack of meaningful interactions that caregivers made with people living with dementia.

What is Validation?

Best practice training in dementia care

Thursday, 24 September, 2015

This recognised programme is designed for all staff working in any care environment e.g. Domiciliary care, care homes /day care/ hospital wards and critical care. Course participants are supported by their group facilitator who works for the same organisation is specially trained by DSDC to facilitate the learning programme throughout their organisations using a cascade approach.

Jack and Jill and The Red Postbox

Friday, 11 September, 2015

Location: Swan Theatre
Date: Friday 11th September 2015
Time: 7.30pm
Price: £12 (Concessions £10)

Jill is starting to forget names and how to make the bed...

Skimstone Arts presents Jack and Jill & The Red Postbox, a sensitive, humorous and challenging multimedia and physical theatre performance, with original music and projection. It invites us to follow the considerable changes in the lives of Jack and Jill, and their children Lucy and Peter, due to a diagnosis of dementia.

Connecting Minds symposium

Friday, 4 September, 2015

9.00 - 17.00
4th September 2015
Tate Liverpool, Albert Dock, 4th Floor Events Suite.

Tickets: £30 not including lunch

Liverpool John Moores University is delighted to announce an invitation to attend a symposium named Connecting Minds - Arts and Dementia.

Understanding Dementia 2015: A Welsh Perspective

Thursday, 3 September, 2015

University of South Wales,
Glyntaff Campus, CF37 4BD

Dementia is one of the biggest global public health challenges  facing our generation. This event aims to bring together a wide range of people with a common interest in the Care and Support of people living with Dementia in Wales.

Booking information and more details here.