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Gentle Persuasive Approaches is training designed so front-line healthcare staff can gain a better understanding of individual behaviours to respond effectively and appropriately in a workplace setting. They will learn suitable and respectful protective techniques to use in situations of risk.

29 Jul

Gentle Persuasive Approaches (GPA) Training – ONLINE

2021-06-19T12:32:33-04:00

Training for personal support workers or front-line health-care providers.

GPA Basics is a 4 module evidence-based education session designed for team members who care for older adults who display responsive behaviours associated with dementia. The GPA curriculum will educate staff on how to use a person-centred, compassionate and gentle persuasive approach and to respond respectfully, with confidence and skill to responsive behaviour associated with dementia.

Learning Objectives:

  • Explain the relationship between the disease process and a person’s behaviour response
  • Apply emotional, environmental, and interpersonal communication strategies to prevent and diffuse responsive behaviours
  • Demonstrate suitable and respectful techniques to use in situations of risk
Date and Time:
 
Thursday – July 29 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
COST: $75 

Training will be online using Zoom. 

** When you register, please enter your complete mailing address including your apartment number if applicable to avoid delay when we mail your training manual. 

Gentle Persuasive Approaches (GPA) Training – ONLINE2021-06-19T12:32:33-04:00
8 Jun

Gentle Persuasive Approaches (GPA) Training – ONLINE

2021-06-19T12:32:22-04:00

Training for personal support workers or front-line health-care providers.

GPA Basics is a 4 module evidence-based education session designed for team members who care for older adults who display responsive behaviours associated with dementia. The GPA curriculum will educate staff on how to use a person-centred, compassionate and gentle persuasive approach and to respond respectfully, with confidence and skill to responsive behaviour associated with dementia.

Learning Objectives:

  • Explain the relationship between the disease process and a person’s behaviour response
  • Apply emotional, environmental, and interpersonal communication strategies to prevent and diffuse responsive behaviours
  • Demonstrate suitable and respectful techniques to use in situations of risk
Date and Time:
Tuesday, June 8th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
COST: $75 

Registration is now full. 

 

Gentle Persuasive Approaches (GPA) Training – ONLINE2021-06-19T12:32:22-04:00

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