Cognitive Stimulation Therapy Facilitator Training
Are you providing CST in your place of work yet?
There are many positive benefits for both the beneficiaries and staff involved.
This course will:
Provide your staff with the skills to plan and run effective CST groups.
Give your organisation the ability to offer CST which will gain measurable results in cognition and quality of life for your clients.
CST can be used in residential settings, community, care homes and day centres. An understanding of CST is the perfect basis for any activity planning for people living with dementia including in the arts. It can be used in groups but also on a one to one with clients.
A look at the clinical evidence behind this psychosocial therapy.
The structure and topics within the therapy course.
The principles of cognitive stimulation therapy.
CST group planning using the core principles.
Preparing to run courses in your organisation.
Who is it for?
Occupational therapists, Nurses, Care Staff, Activity Co-ordinators (delegates will need to have an understanding and experience of working with people with dementia).
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