A journey of passion and purpose.
Hosted by Dementia Australia WA, Dementia Australia's 12th National Conference was held in Perth, WA, 29 May to 1 June 2007 and boasted a record attendance of 950 participants.
Day One - Wednesday
Research in Australia - Our Contribution
Henry Brodaty AO
Mind your Mind - Dementia Australia's Dementia Risk Reduction Program
Joint Presentation with David Oliver & Anne Connor
Images of the Mind: Sharing Impressions of People Living with Dementia - The Sefton Art Project
Presented by Barbara Davison and Barbara Potter
Communicating with People with Dementia
EACH Dementia - A Journey With Choice
What's Good About Dementia Care in Australia
Caring for a Younger Person with Dementia
Person Centred Care: Rhetoric, Reality and the Role of Clinical Leadership
Dementia Care in Hospitals Program
Day Two - Thursday
From Caring to Enabling in Dementia
Positive Images of Life with Younger Onset Dementia
Accompanied by papers from Jenny Potter and Rita McKechnie
Flying Solo: Living Alone at Home with Dignity
Creative Communities: A Way for Recovery of Skills in Dementia?
Presented by Hilary Lee and Wendy Hudson
Every Picture tells a Story Will be using art materials and working on tables
Building Culturally Competent Care