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2019 Symposium

The ‘We’ in Dementia – Innovation in Dementia Practice Symposium

The Power and Positivity of Connection

Thursday, 3 October 2019, 9.00am – 5.00pm (Registrations open at 8.15am)
Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre
21 Mounts Bay Road, Perth WA 6000

The ‘We’ in Dementia Symposium, hosted by Alzheimer’s WA, invites you to be challenged and nourished in your understanding of dementia practice.

Be inspired by a range of speakers, including the stories from those whom live with dementia and how they are finding their path to connection.

Symposium speakers:

Philippa O’Connell

Philippa O’Connell
Master of Ceremonies

Vicki de Klerk-Rubin

Vicki de Klerk-Rubin
Executive Director, Validation Training Institute

Daniella Greenwood

Daniella Greenwood
Consultant, published author and practice leader

Dr Fiona Kerr
Founder and director, The NeuroTech Institute

Tara Graham-Cochrane
Director of DesignWELL Landscape Architects

Allan Harvey

Allan Harvey
Emeritus Professor and Honorary Senior Research Fellow, School of Human Sciences, University of Western Australia

Althea Gordon

Althea Gordon
Artistic Director, Mind the Change Inc.

Reasons to attend:

  • Be inspired by international and national speakers and leaders on a range of topics that challenge a new way forward in best practice dementia care
  • Gain a better understanding of the significance of creating moments that capture the human spirit through the “power and positivity of connection”
  • Meet and network with colleagues
  • Certificate of attendance

Tickets: $160 inc GST

Purchasing multiple tickets?
A 10% discount is available when purchasing more than five tickets.

Download flyer  Register now

If you would like to learn more about this event, please contact Alzheimer’s WA on 1300 66 77 88 or email dpp@alzheimerswa.org.au.



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