Gentle Persuasive Approaches (GPA) – Basics
October 26 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm$42
Gentle Persuasive Approaches – Basics
GPA Basics, developed by Advanced Gerontological Education (AGE Inc.), is an innovative dementia care curriculum based on a person-centred care approach. Designed for interdisciplinary point of care staff across a variety of sectors, GPA Basics is delivered as four modules during a 7.5-hour day. The education session is evidence based, interactive and practical. GPA Basics also includes respectful self-protective and gentle redirection techniques for use in situations of risk.
Potential or current job role includes interaction with persons with dementia or proof of registration for course completion in a health related field.
Fee $42.00 (includes course material, lunch and refreshments) 30-minute lunch break and two (2) 15-minute breaks.
*NOTE: Space is limited.