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Dementia Care 1: Understanding Dementia

Dementia Care 1: Understanding Dementia

One of our reviews:

"An engaging training video, with clear distinct sections that build on each other to support the learning process. The video is of a consistently high quality."

Stacey Parker, Alzheimer's Society

Dementia Care 1: Understanding Dementia

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This video focuses on the physical condition of dementia and how it affects the person. It explores the myths and stereotypes and considers how these can influence the quality of care given. Used with Dementia Care 2: Person Centred Dementia Care, covers all dementia requirements of the Care Certificate.


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Understanding Dementia focuses on the physical condition of dementia and how it affects the person. This course also explores the myths and stereotypes and considers how these can influence the quality of care given. Further to this, it introduces the person-centred qualities that a skilled carer would reflect in their day-to-day practice, and how person centred values and modified techniques can improve a carer’s ability to provide responsive and supportive dementia care.

Subjects covered include:

Understanding Dementia What does Dementia mean for Individuals? • Exploring the Myths and Stereotypes of Dementia • The Main Conditions that may cause Dementia • The Bookcase Analogy for Memory • The Person Centred Theory of Dementia • The VIPS Framework

This video course is designed to be used in conjunction with Dementia Care 2: Person Centred Dementia Care

Additional Information

Format DVD
Duration 33 minute video in 6 sections to be used in a suggested 2 hour training session
Supporting Materials Contains a Lesson plan, Handouts, Question and Answer sheets, Care Certificate Workbook and a CPD accredited certificate
Consultant Jacqui Ramus CPsychol Dementia Lead at St Monica Trust
Peer Review Dementia Services Development Centre
Standards

England

Care Certificate Standard 9.1, 9.2, 9.3 & 9.4

NOS: MH14.2013

RQF: Dementia awareness (Level 2 Diploma in Care, Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care, Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Support), Understand the process and experience of dementia (Level 2 Diploma in Care, Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care, Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Support)

Wales

All Wales Induction Framework for Health and Social Care (AWIFHSC)

Scotland

National Care Standards

Northern Ireland

NISCC's Induction Standards

References The Care Certificate, AWIFHSC

Customer Reviews

Easy to understand Review by Sarah Turner - NR Care
Quality
Easy to understand
(Posted on 06/03/2020)
Very good Review by Brooklyn Stevenson - Last Minute Care and Nursing
Quality
Video based learning with multiple choice questions
(Posted on 06/03/2020)
Very good Review by Emma Smith - Quality Care
Quality
Very good (Posted on 06/03/2020)
Very good Review by Jasmine Ryerson - Farecare
Quality
The videos are long so take in as much information as possible. Each video has a lot of information about dementia and is very helpful for this course.
(Posted on 06/03/2020)
Good Review by Laura McKeown - NR Care
Quality
Good basics on understanding dementia
(Posted on 06/03/2020)
Very informative Review by Rebecca Kinsley Smith - Last Minute Care and Nursing
Quality
Easily understood and very informative
(Posted on 06/03/2020)
Very informative and easily explained Review by Sharon Hennigan - Bluebird Care Selby
Quality
Found all stages very interesting and well explained
(Posted on 06/03/2020)
Clear and informative Review by Diana Davies - Quality Care
Quality
Clear and informative (Posted on 05/03/2020)
Educational Review by Pepita Cretney - Quality Care
Quality
Used this as a refresher
(Posted on 05/03/2020)
Can learn a lot of things in a very short time Review by Lexy Clark - NR Care
Quality
The main causes of dementia are explained very clearly with all of the examples shown taken from every day life scenarios. Very interesting and can learn a lot of things in a very short time.
(Posted on 05/03/2020)
In depth Review by Natalie Barnett - Last Minute Care and Nursing
Quality
Makes you understand more in depth
(Posted on 05/03/2020)
Interesting Review by Carol Alfieri - Bluebird Care Selby
Quality
Helps you understand a lot about Dementia
(Posted on 05/03/2020)
Great stuff Review by Martin Saxon
Quality
BVS DVDs truly integrate with and complement our training services. We'd highly recommend BVS!
(Posted on 02/06/2016)

Additional Information

Format DVD
Duration 33 minute video in 6 sections to be used in a suggested 2 hour training session
Supporting Materials Contains a Lesson plan, Handouts, Question and Answer sheets, Care Certificate Workbook and a CPD accredited certificate
Consultant Jacqui Ramus CPsychol Dementia Lead at St Monica Trust
Peer Review Dementia Services Development Centre
Standards

England

Care Certificate Standard 9.1, 9.2, 9.3 & 9.4

NOS: MH14.2013

RQF: Dementia awareness (Level 2 Diploma in Care, Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care, Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Support), Understand the process and experience of dementia (Level 2 Diploma in Care, Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care, Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Support)

Wales

All Wales Induction Framework for Health and Social Care (AWIFHSC)

Scotland

National Care Standards

Northern Ireland

NISCC's Induction Standards

References The Care Certificate, AWIFHSC

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