Life Story Dementia Training
Venue: NPTC Campus, Coleg Powys, Llanidloes Road, Newtown SY16 4HU
Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm
Life Story Work is a tool to enhance the care provided to older people, particularly those with dementia. The benefits for individuals, families/friends and for staff providing care include improving understanding of the individual, promoting relationships and facilitating delivery of person-centred care. However despite increased emphasis on using life story work to support care delivery, there are often difficulties in implementation.
Key Learning Outcomes
- What is Life Story Work?
- A range of life story tools are considered
- Tips offered for gathering life story information
- The importance of leadership, facilitation and developing positive cultures, to ensure implementation
- Understand the importance of the continuous use of the individuals life story
For further information and to book your place please email pwbotu(at)powys.gov.uk or telephone 01597 827333
Family Well-being Worker Hours: 16 hrs per week Salary: £18,870 pro rata Location: Brecon and district area, based in Brecon Contact : Zoe Porter/Clare Searle on 01874 611529 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Community Well-being Worker Hours: 10 hrs per week Salar