Unit 352 - Understand and Enable Positive Interaction and Communication with Individuals who have Dementia
This unit provides the opportunity for the learner to develop and implement the qualities of an effective relationship with individuals with dementia. This is based on the use of positive interactions and communication skills.
Upon completion of this unit, the learner will:
Understand the factors that can affect interactions and communication of individuals with dementia
Be able to communicate with an individual with dementia using a range of verbal and non-verbal techniques
Be able to communicate positively with an individual who has dementia by valuing their individuality
Be able to use positive interaction approaches with individuals with dementia
Our blended learning approach means you have the flexibility to build your knowledge at a pace that works you via our online portfolio of learning materials. Whilst any practical training requirements can be delivered at one of our Training Centres in Antrim, Armagh, Ballymena, Banbridge, Belfast, Newtownabbey, Dublin and Monaghan. Alternatively, we can deliver the practical training within your workplace, or any other suitable venue in Northern Ireland (NI) or the Republic of Ireland.