Training

Helping individuals and professionals support people with dementia

Sharing our experience and knowledge
in a way that suits you

Memory Matters’ courses are energetic, interactive and enjoyable and will increase staff’s understanding of the key concepts of person-centred care.

The positive learning experience we provide will enthuse your staff and engage them in understanding the needs and experience of people living with dementia.

Our courses inspire a deeper understanding of staff’s influential and essential role in enriching the lives of people living with dementia; increasing dignity, value and creative care.

Exploring Dementia

This interactive training workshop uses creative and engaging techniques that will have you interested from the moment it begins! EVERYONE will interact with someone living with dementia. Sometimes we can feel lost in knowing the best way to approach, or…

Activity and Occupation in Dementia

A thought provoking session about the importance of engagement  and how activities make a crucial difference to those living with dementias health and wellbeing. This full day workshop aimed towards those working with people living with dementia in a care…

Cognitive Stimulation Therapy Training

Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST) has been proven to be as effective as some of the anti-dementia drugs and the evidence is growing. Memory Matters use the principles of Cognitive Stimulation Therapy in all that we do, and you can be…

Understanding Behaviours that Challenge Us

One of the most common mistakes we make with dementia, is judging behaviours as problematic, before taking time to look creatively at behaviour as a form of communication. This interactive workshop helps us to look at how we can respond to unmet…

Dementia and Communication

This half day workshop covers how to better communicate with a person who is living with dementia.  The workshop covers how we give and receive information, verbal strategies to better be understood, as well as body language and physical touch….