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Gentle Persuasive Approaches (HLTH 1151)

Every day in Canada care providers and family caregivers who interact with older adults in the dementia context face situations of risk. GPA is a practical evidence-based dementia education curriculum that teaches care providers how to use a person-centered, respectful, compassionate and gentle persuasive approach to respond to the behaviors associated with dementia. GPA is a multidisciplinary education program designed for everyone who interacts with older adults in the workplace and the community setting. It is widely recognized in over 1700+ organizations across sectors and settings. Whether you are a registered health care professional, personal support worker, students, volunteer, house keeper, security staff, driver, or if your work involves interacting with older adults with dementia, your learning at a GPA education session will be immediately applicable.


* Note: The CRNs listed below could be restricted to specific program areas.

CRN Fee Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
30471 $236.64 DTN  - Rm. 205A
SM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

0900 - 1730
26-Oct-2019
Woltjer, Nancy

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