Neuropathology

By Dementia Training Australia

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

In this module we explore what dementia is, types and prevalence of dementia, and the prevalence of dementia in hospitals and how this impacts length of stay and outcomes for patients who have dementia. This is module 1 in the 9-part module series: The View from Here: Skills in Dementia Care for Acute Settings

Domains:
Behaviour

Location:
nationally

Cost:
fully-subsidised

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) :
40 minutes

Learning Outcomes

After completing this module, staff should be able to:
  • Understand the neuropsychological basis for responsive behaviours.
  • Identify how dementia-related damage to cortical structures may impact patient behaviour.