GPA Basics for Health Care Providers, Whitby, Friday May 19, 2017

Friday  19 May  2017  8:30 AM    Friday  19 May  2017 11:59 PM
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Gentle Persuasive Approaches (GPA®) in Dementia Care: Supporting Persons with Responsive Behaviours GPA Basics is a 7.5 hour evidence-based education session designed for team members who care for older adults who display responsive behaviours associated with dementia. GPA is taught Canada-wide to care providers across various sectors. Learners complete four modules which include interactive exercises, creative multimedia, and reflective learning. Learners gain purposeful knowledge and develop skills that can be immediately used at the point of care. Look what people are saying about GPA... "Everyone in dementia care would find this useful" "Very valuable tools taught in a sensitive and mindful way. Very informative, practical." "It's very informative and makes you reflect on how you are doing [...] in regards to handling patients with dementia" Participation is limited to keep workshop size small, so don't delay! **Doors open at 8:00am** **Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes** **Please bring your own lunch; refreshments included** A Certificate of Participation will be provided at the end of the session.  For more information about GPA, visit https://www.ageinc.ca/   For questions, email Ltanner@alzheimerdurham.com

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Alzheimer Society of Durham Region
1600 Champlain Avenue , Suite 202, Whitby, CA, Canada
Alzheimer Society of Durham Region
1600 Champlain Avenue , Suite 202, Whitby, CA, Canada