Understanding and Managing Distressed & Challenging Behaviours

All behaviour is a form of communication and some people with a dementia show distressed behaviour. They might become angry, aggressive or behave out of character. As a healthcare professional, it is important that you can understand the emotions behind these behaviours and support the person through this while maintaining their dignity and self-esteem.

This online course will take you through the common signs, causes and reasons behind it as well as how to manage and deescalate distressing situations for the patient as well as other residents.

Click here to begin this course.