Gentle Persuasive Approach
- Total hours: 8
Our instructors are trained and certified by the Advanced Gerontological Education Inc. (AGE)
GPA education is for EVERYONE who works with older adults!
What is GPA Basics?
GPA Basics is an innovative dementia care education curriculum based on a person-centred care approach. Designed for interdisciplinary point of care staff across healthcare sectors, GPA Basics is delivered as four modules over a 8-hour day.
Two GPA Certified Coaches guide participants to fully understand responsive behaviours in order to be able to respond effectively and appropriately in a workplace setting. GPA Basics also includes respectful self-protective and gentle redirection technique for use in situations of risk.