Doctor feeling the wrist of an elderly lady

Study day

Dementia Through Different Lenses

About this course

Course code:
Professional/Short Course
Nursing and Midwifery
Course director:
Professor Richard Cheston

Page last updated 26 September 2019


Dementia Through Different Lenses is one in a series of dementia study days; reflecting an essential paradox within dementia care that although dementia is an illness, it is only by being able to understand dementia from the inside out that enables us to provide high quality care.

This course is aimed at you if you are working within a variety of settings and have a basic understanding of dementia care.

You are welcome to attend either one, some or all of the dementia study days.

Entry requirements

You must be a qualified practitioner.



This course will look at dementia within a broader context including the strengths and limitations of the disease model and the basic principles of person-centred dementia care.

The day will be led by a team of experts:


Study facilities

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Prices and dates

Supplementary fee information


Refreshments and delegate packs are included.


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How to apply

How to apply

Please apply online.

Extra information

Please bring your own lunch.

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