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Understand the term ‘dementia’
Define the term ‘dementia’
Identify four of the most common types of dementia.
Understand the causes of dementia
Describe three possible causes of dementia
Understand what dementia feels like
Describe what dementia feels like
Understand how dementia affects the individual, their life and their friends and family
Describe some of the ways dementia may affect the individual and their life
Describe how dementia may affect their friends and family.
Understand how dementia may be managed and know some of the resources available to support the individual experiencing it.
Describe possible interventions for dementia.
Describe ways in which family and friends can help the individual with dementia to manage their illness.
Describe the local resources and treatments that would be available to an individual experiencing dementia.
Understand factors – including own actions – which may adversely affect a person with dementia
Describe why a person with dementia may be adversely affected by unconsidered actions or words of the carer.