FAGAL | Federación Alzhéimer Galicia

Professional training

Continuous professional training is an essential objective for Federación Alzhéimer Galicia. The interdisciplinary days, that take place every year, encourage experience-sharing between professionals and the exchange of knowledge about different dementia intervention models on an international level. This promotes professional retraining that benefits worker’s personal motivation and well-being which has an impact on quality of the attention given.

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INTERDISCIPLINARY DAY

Just like every year since 2003, Federación Alzhéimer Galicia organizes an Interdisciplinary Day aimed at professionals from the social and health care sector who are specialized in dementia. The purpose of this event is showing the models, strategies and good practices that have been carried out not only in our territory, but also in other countries in order to improve the quality of life and care of people affected by Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative dementias and their families’. At the same time, this event helps creating communication ties between different countries and entities. In the last editions, this event took an international turn with countries like Portugal, United Kingdom, France, Portugal...

Funding: Consellería de Sanidad (Ministry of Health) and A Coruña's Council

Implementation period: Year 2023

Beneficiaries and duration:

  • 230 people
  • 3,5 school hours

 

SPECIALIZED TRAINING ON NEURODEGENERATIVE DEMENTIA AIMED AT PROFESSIONALS

Federación Alzhéimer Galicia, as well as federated organizations, provides specialized training on Alzheimer's and other types of dementia for professionals who already work in their entities and for future professionals from the social and health care sector in order to gaining theoretical and practical knowledge and learning a work methodology that improves the quality of life of people with dementia and their families’.

Funding: Consellería de Sanidad (Ministry of Health)

Implementation period: Year 2023

Entities that offer this program: