Public Seminars

As part of our community education sessions, we also provide a series of four community seminars twice a year. These feature more targeted topics presented at various locations in Melbourne and regional Victoria which are open to all.

Dementia and Nutrition

What about dementia - let's talk

Dementia - breaking down the myths

Upcoming Public Seminars - Calendar

 

How to register for courses and sessions

 


Dementia and Nutrition

Know the key nutrients and correlating foods essential for people with dementia. Understand ways to improve nutrients content of meals to meet key nutrient needs. Improve knowledge on cooking, preparation and presentation of a meal to improve acceptance and enjoyment.

Suitable for: This seminar is suitable for the general community which may also include health professionals, family carers and people with dementia.

 


What about dementia - Let's talk

Hear from a local family impacted by dementia as well as the regional Cognitive Dementia and Memory Service clinician and learn about other local services available to support you if and when the need arises.
Speakers to be confirmed.

 


Dementia - breaking down the myths

Join us to find out what dementia is, and what it is not. This seminar will explain in simple terms what dementia is – with a particular focus on Alzheimer’s disease – and its main causes, key signs and symptoms, and risk factors. Why behavioural changes occur will also be covered.

We’ll address common myths and misconceptions about dementia, as well as concerns you might have. In addition, the seminar will explain the importance of seeking a diagnosis if noticing changes and how you can access further information, as well as appropriate support and services, if necessary.

This seminar is suitable for the general community, health professionals, family carers and people with dementia.

CPD points: This program is suitable for the continuing professional development of registered nurses and other health professionals.​

 


See the upcoming public seminars in a calendar below:

 
Click here to view the complete calendar of all upcoming sessions and courses.

We also offer customised in-house training at your premises or ours as well as a suite of online learning.

To arrange any of these session at your workplace simply contact our Customer Relations Consultants to further discuss your training needs and get an obligation free quote.

Suzanne McMeikin
Email Suzanne
03 9816 5791
Marie Norman
Email Marie
03 9816 5716