The Montessori Dementia Training has empowered carers and helped to enhance their relationship with the person living with dementia.
Presented by a Montessori Champion and qualified trainer Jade Sinclaire from Omnicare Alliance NSW, the course will provide carers with practical information and examples of The WISER Approach using the principles of Montessori* for dementia.
The following topics will be covered:
- Understanding how memory works;
- Applying Montessori principles into the home environment;
- Creating supportive and prepared environments;
- Engagement the Montessori way;
- Framework for problem solving
This session will be conducted in person only at the Carers ACT Holt Office.
Coffee, tea and light refreshments will be available, however due to COVID-19 regulations, please bring along your own lunch.
Please arrive 15 minutes early to allow for Covid 19 procedures.
Please note: To attend, you must be a family or friend caring for someone with dementia, be registered with Carers ACT and not have participated in this activity before. As there are only limited spaces available, only one person from each family can attend.
Priority will be given to carers who have not attended Montessori dementia training in the past.