Saturday, 31 October 2015

7NOV15 and 21NOV15 - Two Days Dementia Care Training Workshop "Living with Dementia"

Alzheimer's Disease Foundation Malaysia (ADFM) will be conducting a Two-Day Dementia Care Training Workshop, comprising of 4-Modules, as follows:

Saturday, 7 November 15 - Module One & Module Two
Saturday, 21 November 15 - Module Three & Module Four 

Duration of Workshop:   8.30am to 6.00pm (8 hours each over two full days)

Venue:  ADFM PJ Day-Care Centre, No. 6,  Lorong 11/8E, Seksyen 11, 46200 PJ.

Group Size:  Limited to 20 – 24 participants only

Objectives:  This informative and interactive Training Workshop comprising of following 4 Modules is designed to equip the caregivers with a deeper understanding of dementia on a person-centered approach to care, practical skills in responding to and handling the different challenges, and to make a difference to the life of a person with dementia.

Module One - Understanding of Dementia
Module Two - Behavioural Effects of Dementia
Module Three - Effective Communication Skills
Module Four - Activities for Living and Pleasure

Workshop Leaders: 

(1)  Ms Sharon Soon, Nurse Consultant for Aged Care and Psychogeriatric Care, accredited Educator in Palliative Care Nursing.

(2)  Dr Elizabeth Chong, Geriatrician

(3)  Dr Khor Hui Min, Geriatrician 

Target participants:  Family caregivers and individuals caring for people with dementia. 

Certificate of Attendance:  Will be issued on request.

§  RM100  per participant for family caregivers   
§  RM150 per participant for other individuals

Registration:  Email completed Registration form to

Payment:  Payment can be by cash or cheque, and bank in direct to ADFM Bank Account with CIMB at Account No. 800 229 3277.  Email copy of payment slip to for confirmation of registration and accounting record.   

More information:  Contact Jenny at Tel: 03 7931 5850 / 016 608 2513 or email

We look forward to having you at the workshop. 

Kind regards.