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Gentle Persuasive Approaches (GPA) – Basics
February 18 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Gentle Persuasive Approaches – Basics
GPA Basics is an innovative dementia care curriculum based on a person-centred care approach. Designed for interdisciplinary point of care staff across a variety of sectors, GPA Basics is delivered as four modules during a 7.5-hour day. The education session is evidence based, interactive and practical. GPA Basics also includes respectful self-protective and gentle redirection techniques for use in situations of risk.
Potential or current job role includes interaction with persons with dementia or proof of registration for course completion in a health related field.
Fee $80.00 (includes course material, lunch and refreshments) Half-hour lunch break; 2 15-minute breaks.
*NOTE: Space is limited.