Join QCS Dementia Care Champion, Jackie Pool for a FREE Webinar on ‘Meaningful Engagement Matters in Dementia Care‘
Date: 17th May
Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm
What you will learn:
In this webinar Jackie will discuss:
What it is to be ‘Meaningful’ and how getting this right is important to the well-being of a person with dementia
What do we mean by ‘Engagement’, why is it important and how do we get it right?
What is the benefit of meaningful engagement to the person with dementia, their close ones, care givers and care service providers?
How can you measure and evidence that Meaningful Engagement is happening?
More about the speaker:
|Jackie Pool, QCS Dementia Care Champion
Prior to joining QCS, Jackie was the Director of Memory Care of Sunrise Senior Living, an international care provider for the last four years.
An experienced occupational therapist, Jackie has worked in a number of high profile roles for some of the country’s largest health and social care providers. She is also a prolific national and international conference speaker and author of books and articles on the topic of dementia.
Jackie also works in academia, where she’s a researcher at the Universities of Manchester and Exeter, and has collaborated with academics from Bangor University on a ground-breaking study, which assesses the impact of cognitive rehabilitation on those living with dementia.
Jackie is also a multi-award winner. In 2011, she won the ‘National Dementia Care Award’ for ‘Best Dementia Care Personality’. In 2020, she was also recognised by NAPA for her outstanding career contribution.