“The training content was as expected i.e. spot on and very good. I liked the fact that we all had different backgrounds.”

 

“Helpful and informative. A very enjoyable afternoon.”

 

Do you work with people with dementia? Would you like to learn how music can help?

This course has been developed for individuals wishing to incorporate music in to their daily practice and further their own professional development. If you work in a caring profession and would like to learn how music can help, join us at our training afternoon to learn new skills and meet like-minded people.

 

Wirral, Thursday 28th June 2018

Time: 1.00pm-4.30pm

Location: The Wirral Circuit Centre, 17 Seven Acres Lane, Thingwall, Wirral, CH61 7XZ

If you are unable to attend this date, please email us to register your interest and let us know your location so that we can take this in to consideration when planning future dates.

 

Who should attend?

Anyone working with people living with dementia in a health or social care setting: doctors, dentists, nurses, activity coordinators, care assistants, home-care workers, ancillary staff or allied health professionals such as physiotherapists, optometrists, audiologists, chiropodists.

 

What will I learn?

By the end of the three and a half hour session you will:

  • Understand what personal music is, why it works and what the benefits can be for people living with dementia
  • Have learned and practised ‘Music Detective’ skills to find the right music for an individual
  • Have developed a plan to start using personal music yourself in your work.

All those attending will receive a comprehensive manual and a certificate.

 

Cost

Full price rate: £125 per person

Early bird rate: £95 per person (available until Friday 1st June)

Low-wage or unwaged rate: £45 per person

Refreshments included

If funding is an issue for you, please call us on 0141 404 0683

 

Terms & Conditions

Training sessions are for 6 to 16 delegates. If less than 6 bookings are made the training may be cancelled at short notice. You will be able to book onto another event or receive a full refund on request.

 

See how Playlist for Life has helped staff caring for people with dementia in this short film by Abbeyfield Stow Park in Wales  

 

Book a place

Ticket Quantity Price

Full price

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Early bird (available until 1st June)

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Low-wage or unwaged

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