Evaluating effectiveness of strategies

By Dementia Training Australia

  • Foundational
  • 30 minutes
  • Online Module
Access on dta.com.au

This module steps you through the methods and processes you can use to identify whether a particular intervention has been effective, and how effective it has been. We use agitation as an example. This is module 4 in the 7-part module series: Understanding Responsive Behaviours

Domains:
Behaviour

Location:
nationally

Cost:
fully-subsidised

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) :
30 minutes

Learning Outcomes

After completing this module, staff should be able to:
  • Explain the important features of evaluating interventions to determine the level of effectiveness.
  • Outline some key elements related to the assessment of a person with dementia experiencing agitation.
  • Identify outcomes that indicate the level of effectiveness of interventions used in the case study.