Spotlight on communication support

30 March 2021
10:00am - 11:30am
Zoom (10:00 - 11:30)   View map

This session will be led by Helen Moores-Poole
This session aims to explain how dementia can affect language and communication. There will be an opportunity to explore the emotional impact of a breakdown in communication/relationships for a carer and the person with dementia and to identify strategies to help establish effective and meaningful interactions.

 

This session is for you if:

  • you would like to gain a better understanding of how communication can be affected for a person with dementia
  • you would like to learn about different strategies to support a persons ability to communicate and understand
  • you want to spend time with experienced healthcare professionals who will answer your questions in a safe, supportive environment
  • you would like to meet other people who are taking care of a friend or family member with dementia in a similar situation