The Faculty of the Psychology of Older People in association with Alzheimer’s Society and The Royal College of Psychiatrists invites you to a CPD event on
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Psychological and psychosocial aspects of dementia and dementia care.
British Psychological Society London Offices, 30 Tabernacle Street, London, EC2A4UE
(near Old Street/Moorgate Tube stations)
Wednesday 9 October 2013
10am - 4.30pm
NB: This event is free to attendees
10.00 Registration and refreshments
10.30 Introduction and WelcomeUpdate on the work of the care pathways documents on Pre diagnostic Counselling, Neuropsychological Assessment and Post Diagnostic Support. Reinhard Guss: Dementia Work stream Lead
10.45 Session 1: Subjective Memory Impairment: Dr Rob Stewart, Kings College London
11.15 Session 2: Service User: Using Psychological Support: Benefits and Hazards
12.00 Session 3: The Lady and the Hat : Managing Challenging Behaviour in a multidisciplinary setting. Dr Noel Collins and Gillian Nienaber
12.30 Group discussion: Sharing further improvements in pre-diagnostic counselling.
13.45 Session 4: Supporting those with young onset dementia and their families: Professor Jan Oyebode, Bradford Dementia Research Group
14.15 Session 5: New directions in research for the Alzheimer’s Society: Dr James Pickett
15.15 Session 6: Post diagnostic support: a range of interventions: Daniel Collerton
15.45 Group Discussion: Sharing further improvements in post diagnostic support.
16.15 Summary and next steps: Reinhard Guss
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