Target responsive behaviours

By Dementia Training Australia

  • Enhanced Practice
  • 1 hour
  • Online Module
Access on dta.com.au

This module will provide an introduction to the changed responsive behaviours that benzodiazepines and other sedative medications are commonly prescribed for. This is module 2 in the 4-part module series: Appropriate use of benzodiazepines and other sedatives.

Domains:
Behaviour

Location:
nationally

Cost:
fully-subsidised

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) :
1 hour

Learning Outcomes

After completing this module, staff should be able to:
  • Identify the target changed behaviours for which benzodiazepines and other sedative medications are commonly prescribed in people living with dementia.
  • Recognise measurement tools used for assessing and monitoring target changed behaviours.
  • Identify practical strategies to support a person living with dementia.