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Parkinson’s Disease & Alzheimer’s Awareness

Parkinson’s Disease & Alzheimer’s Awareness


Who should attend:

Anyone who wishes to understand the nature and the effect Alzheimer’s & Parkinson’s disease has on individuals and the most appropriate care for people with the disease. It is most suitable for staff working in nursing & residential homes and those working with people affected by Alzheimer’s & Parkinson’s in their own homes.


Course Benefits:

To promote and share models of good practice in care by addressing the challenges experienced by people with Alzheimer’s & Parkinson’s in relation to mobility, swallowing, communication and other activities of daily living,


Additional information:

The course consists of direct teaching, videos, interactive workshop involving class room discussions & case studies.



All candidates who participate to the required level will receive a certificate of attendance from Essential Training





• Challenges of Alzheimer’s & Parkinson’s disease

• Three stages of Alzheimer's

• Person-centered approach to caring & support

• Guidelines for activities of daily living

• Prevent instances of hitting, biting and wandering.

• Activity and variety in everyday life

• Signs and symptoms of Alzheimer’s & Parkinson's disease

• Causes of Parkinson's & Alzheimer’s disease

• Caring for older people with both Alzheimer’s & Parkinson's.

For more details on this course or any other training please call 01271 830338 or use our contact form to request a call