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Here you have access to a wide range of resources. They can be filtered by 'Role', 'Resource Type' and the QCF units for Awareness of Dementia, which we have given user friendly names:

  • The basics about dementia – DEM 201
  • Putting the person first: Seeing the person not the dementia – DEM 202
  • Improving communication: Helping people live well with dementia – DEM 205
  • Treating people as individuals – DEM 207
  • Protecting people's rights and freedom to choose – DEM 211

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Note: If you are a care worker or heath care professional, the material in this area can support your accredited learning.

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Audio-visual

Amanda Waring Films – 'What Do You See?'

Amanda Waring has produced a film that demonstrates the impact of insensitive behaviour on those with dementia.

 

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Considerations for Dementia – 'Responsive Behaviours'

This short film looks at the benefits of a calm approach when dealing with a person with dementia.

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I have Alzheimer’s Disease

This DVD looks at the ways that people’s attitudes can negatively affect the person with dementia.

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How to Interact with Alzheimer’s Patients

This DVD explores dementia from a relative’s perspective and looks at ways in which relationships and communication can be strengthened.

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Terra Nova Films: Video Care Giving – The Jordans: A Downward Spiral

A sensitive look at the journey of dementia, including a move into residential care.

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