Recognition of Pain

By Dementia Training Australia

  • Enhanced Practice
  • 40 minutes
  • Online Module
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This module presents an overview of pain in people living with dementia and the recognition of pain in the absence of the ability to self-report. This is module 1 in the 3-part module series: The Pain Puzzle: Recognition, Assessment and Treatment of Pain in People Living With Dementia

Physical Wellbeing



Continuing Professional Development (CPD) :
40 minutes

Learning Outcomes

After completing this module, you should be able to:
  • Describe the importance of optimal pain management in people living with dementia.
  • Describe how to recognise pain in the absence of verbal communication.