Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Dementia Care
This micro-skills course will investigate how factors such as stigma, age, gender and ethnicity affect the experience of living with or caring for people with dementia. Later, it will offer guidance on how to adapt your practice to address discrimination and tailor care and services to meet the diverse needs of people affected by dementia.
What will I learn?
By the end of this micro-skills course you will be able to:
- Describe the importance of diversity in shaping who we are and how we perceive others
- Understand what stigma is and how it can affect the support and services people receive
- Explain how factors such as age, gender, culture and ethnicity, sexual orientation and disabilities can affect the experience of living with or supporting someone with dementia
- Identify how to adapt your practice to address discrimination and tailor care and services to meet the diverse needs of people affected by dementia
Course provided in association with
- This eLearning session is provided by the Content Providers listed above but it does not in any way constitute a qualification or accreditation from them.
- Certificates provided at the end of each session are issued by Talisium under licence and cannot be used by students to seek membership, fellowship or any other form of recognition by the Content Provider.
- This micro skills course may contain references to UK laws, regulations, policies and practice guidelines.
- You should apply the lessons within the context of your local environment.
- This micro skills course may contain features that are not optimised for mobile devices.