Person-centred approaches to dementia: training for local authority staff

This is a sample training course outline. It is based on approximately 25 delegates, trained at your premises. It can be adapted to your organisation’s training and CPD requirements. Contact us to arrange an in-house customised course.

This course will help you to take a person-centred approach to dementia care and to develop your skills in strengths-based assessment. Engaging and instructive, it will help you to better meet the needs of people living with dementia.

Course content

Learning outcomes

Attendees will:

Who should attend?

Local authority frontline staff, social workers, occupational therapists, assessment teams, information and advice staff.

Related resources

Dementia videos
Mental Capacity Act resources
Mental Capacity Act Directory
Dignity in Care

Related courses
Mental Capacity Act training
Care Act training
Safeguarding training

SCIE provides in-house training on a range of key topics. This is particularly valuable for larger organisations including local authorities, care providers, NHS trusts and housing associations who wish to train groups of staff.

We can work with you to develop tailored courses that meet your organisation’s needs.