Mental Health Awareness and the Older Person: Why older people experience challenging behaviours and helpful strategies to respond
February 9, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm$30.00 – $100.00
The 1.5 hour webinar will provide an insight and understanding about older people who display challenging behaviours. Challenging or concerning behaviours such as irritability, confusion, sadness, anger or hopelessness in older people can be confronting. The webinar will provide helpful information as to why older people experience challenging behaviours and helpful strategies to respond to this behaviour.
- Information provision
- Awareness raising
- Communicating effectively
- Responding effectively
- Resources and referral pathways
Target Audience: Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP) personal aged care workers, team leaders, supervisors and CHSP volunteers.
Disclaimer: CHSP Ticket price subsided by SA and NSW Sector Support and Development (SSD) funded by the Australian Department of Health.
Although funding for this session has been provided by the Australian Government, the material contained herein does not necessarily represent the views or policies of the Australian Government.