124666 - Dementia and Driving Education Module
- : Online
To improve decision making of people with an early diagnosis of dementia by increasing knowledge and confidence of practitioners to support decisions on driving retirement in a shared decision making approach with the person with dementia and their family/carers.Relevance to General Practice
The Dementia and Driving Decision Aid (DDDA) and the supporting Dementia and Driving online education module has been guided from:
1. Master’s thesis project
2. Identified need from Neurologist working in the local health service
3. PhD research project which informed the theoretical and evidence based framework for the development of the DDDA
4. Request from Catalyst Foundation, South Australia for an education module that supports practitioners in guiding and supporting individuals with dementia in their driving retirement decisions.