Upcoming events

Managing Behaviours in Dementia

Registrations for this event are closed. Please contact CPS for last-minute bookings.

All Session 4-6pm

Hobart Wednesday 9th May 2018, Churchill Room, Salamanca Inn, Gladstone St, Hobart

Launceston: Tuesday 15th May 2018, Tailrace Centre, Riverside, Launceston

Devonport:  Monday  21st May 2018, Sinatras, Quality Gateway Inn, 16 Fenton Street, Devonport (NOT USUAL VENUE)

PLEASE ENSURE YOU BOOK FOR THE DESIRED LOCATION

This Education Session will focus on:

  • Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms in Dementia
  • Overview of Non-pharmacological management
  • Options for Pharmacological Management
    • Antipsychotics: risperidone, quetiapine, haloperidol and olanzapine
    • Benzodiazepines: oxazepam, diazepam, clonazepam and lorazepam
    • Antidepressants: mirtazapine, citalopram and fluvoxamine
    • Role of pain management and analgesics
  • Pros and cons of each drug group
  • When to use which agent
Price:
$25.00
Member price:
$10.00
Location:
Devonport
Date:
21 May 2018 04:00PM
Registrations close:
17th May 2018

Medications in Aged Care Seminar

Includes, Welcome tea/coffee, morning and afternoon tea, lunch and comprehensive notes. 7 CNE points

New topics for 2018:

Thinning the Blood: Good or Bad in the Elderly

Atrial Fibrillation: Common and Deadly in the Elderly

Antibiotic Use in Aged Care

Respiratory Disorders in the Elderly

Renal Disease in the Elderly

Medical Marijuana: Hope or Hype?

Benzodiazepines: Mother's Little Helper or Not?

Friday 3rd August: Devonport, Gateway Inn

Friday 10th August: Hobart, Hockey Centre

Friday 17th August: Launceston, Tailrace Centre

Full program and venue details: Tasmania 0818 Program

Price:
$250.00
Member price:
$175.00
Location:
Devonport
Date:
03 Aug 2018 08:00AM
Registrations close:
30th Jul 2018

Medications in Aged Care Seminar

Includes, Welcome tea/coffee, morning and afternoon tea, lunch and comprehensive notes. 7 CNE points

New topics for 2018:

Thinning the Blood: Good or Bad in the Elderly

Atrial Fibrillation: Common and Deadly in the Elderly

Antibiotic Use in Aged Care

Respiratory Disorders in the Elderly

Renal Disease in the Elderly

Medical Marijuana: Hope or Hype?

Benzodiazepines: Mother's Little Helper or Not?

Friday 3rd August: Devonport, Gateway Inn

Friday 10th August: Hobart, Hockey Centre

Friday 17th August: Launceston, Tailrace Centre

Full program and venue details: Tasmania 0818 Program

Price:
$250.00
Member price:
$175.00
Location:
Hobart
Date:
10 Aug 2018 08:00AM
Registrations close:
6th Aug 2018

Medications in Aged Care Seminar

Includes, Welcome tea/coffee, morning and afternoon tea, lunch and comprehensive notes. 7 CNE points

New topics for 2018:

Thinning the Blood: Good or Bad in the Elderly

Atrial Fibrillation: Common and Deadly in the Elderly

Antibiotic Use in Aged Care

Respiratory Disorders in the Elderly

Renal Disease in the Elderly

Medical Marijuana: Hope or Hype?

Benzodiazepines: Mother's Little Helper or Not?

Friday 3rd August: Devonport, Gateway Inn

Friday 10th August: Hobart, Hockey Centre

Friday 17th August: Launceston, Tailrace Centre

Full program and venue details: Tasmania 0818 Program

Price:
$250.00
Member price:
$175.00
Location:
Launceston
Date:
17 Aug 2018 08:00AM
Registrations close:
13th Aug 2018