Sensory Modulation to Enrich and Expand Activities: 20th Oct


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Date: Friday 20th of October | Time: 10:00am to 1:00pm | Online

Price: €60

Bundle available for €85 – Course plus book “Sensory Modulation in Dementia Care” by Tina Champagne. Book purchase is not required for attending course, but is additional reading which compliments the course learning objectives. 

Suitable for: Anyone caring for, or supporting, person living with dementia – family carers, healthcare assistants, activity coordinators.

This course will explore:

  • How sensory modulation relates to the lives of those living with dementia
  • Research-based evidence of the benefits of using sensory enriching activities
  • How to identify passive behaviours and sensory needs, in particular where communication barriers may be present
  • Assessing the appropriate, respectful and practical application of sensory modulation in a caring context
  • Adapt and expand your activity programme without increasing your budget – how to “Think of 5” every time.


Course Tutor: Danielle Keogh has 10 years’ experience in the field of dementia care. She is a trained HCA with distinctions in all modules, and has a level 8 qualification in Dementia and Everyday Ethics from DCU.  Danielle was project manager and co-developer of the Alzheimer Society of Ireland’s Virtual Dementia Hub – a digital inclusion project created in partnership with Fujitsu Ireland to empower people living with dementia globally through technology. The Hub provides an “always open” extensive library of specifically curated activity resources, presented via a user-designed accessible website, adapted for both independent and co-operative/assisted use by those living with dementia.


Disclaimer: The scheduled course/workshop is run based on a minimum number of attendees.
Engaging Dementia reserves the right to cancel or postpone a course in the event of unforeseen circumstances or insufficient numbers.
Places are offered on a first come first serve basis and places cannot be guaranteed until confirmation full payment of course fees is received.

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